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

Quad Rock 50 2012

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Distance 51.42 mi Time 11:41:07 Rank 69th GPS Analysis Garmin Connect That did not go as planned. The inaugural Quad Rock 50 was being held just outside Fort Collins at the Lory State Park and Horsetooth Mountain Park. My Fort Collins buddies run those trails and I knew they were worthy. I figured being that the race was in May, … Read More

Pacing GZ @ Boulder 100 (7.01 mi @ 20:11)

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I told him not to do it. That was my feedback to GZ as we were walking to the Foo Fighters show last week. Just felt like speaking my mind and letting him do what he wanted to. Maybe the negative viewpoint inspired him to go for it. Maybe I was the detractor. But the next morning on his blog, … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 Run 2011

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Previously. DNF @ 86.5 Miles. View all photos from this event. Lots of pictures of friends inside. Pre-race Kim (wife), Natalee (sister), and JP (friend) were my crew again this year. Natalee would take the crew chief duties once again like last year. Kim would play a supporting role. JP would help crew and then pace me from 50 to … Read More

Leadville Silver Rush 50 Mile Trail Run 2011

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Distance 50 miles Time 9:09:46 (PR) Overall 31st of 311 Division 11th in M30-39 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Previously. Another 50 miler in the books. Going to be a little whiny in this post. Not trying to take away from what I did or what others around me did. I just failed to meet some of my expectations for the … Read More