I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
Liza Howard is a long-time is a longtime ultrarunner who lives in San Antonio, Texas. She teaches for NOLS Wilderness Medicine, coaches, directs the non-profit Band of Runners, and drives her kids around in a minivan.
I stayed at a fancy hotel in Salt Lake City. I’ve only stayed at such a fancy hotel once before. My dad was stationed in Saudi Arabia and we went to visit him and my mom at Christmastime. We stayed in a place with a harpist in the lobby and a crew of workers that raked away our footprints in the sand. (Military discount.) I was [...]Liza