Western States Post Mortem

A Day in the Life24 Comments

One week later…just a few thoughts before putting this race to bed. 1. Splits Took a minute to go back to my spreadsheet that I had in my pocket for the race…the one I didn’t really look at because I was opted for the race signs. Those race signs were a little more aggressive as I noted on race day … Read More

Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run 2012

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Distance 100.2 miles Elevation +18,090 feet / -22,970 feet Time 23:22:26 (PR) Rank 119 of 389 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect If I was perfect, then this would be easy… I went to bed the night before the race pretty calmly and slept very soundly. I awoke on my own about 30 minutes before my alarm clock. I felt ready to … Read More

Western States Eve

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We have arrived. Are you sick of hearing about this race yet? Well, it will soon be a memory. But let me catch you up. I jogged out to the start the first day. Sort of epic to see this iconic plain start line in person. Olympics were here in 1960. Signs everywhere. Here is the plaque for the start … Read More

WS100 Pace Chart

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Kim and I just packed everything up and went over all the schedules. Ended up needing to revise the pace chart because I had mixed a few things up. Mainly because I had been bouncing between snow year paces and non-snow year paces. So here is the official 24 hour chart now. The goal will be to stay ahead of … Read More