I’m starting to think about MdS as a restful vacation with a bit running thrown in. I’m not underestimating the desert...
"She's ten minutes behind you!" That's what my father in-law yelled at me around mile 42. Five miles later "She's eight minutes behind you!" It was down to "Six minutes!" nine miles before the finish. Sheesh. There are worse things than running a 100k race with Meghan Arbogast and Pam Smith gaining on you each mile, but they certainly [...]Liza
I wish I could just sit down with you all over a cup of coffee and tell you about yesterday. It’s going to be a challenge for me to string all the images and impressions from the race into something coherent. Perhaps you should think of this post as one-sided, rambling, caffeinated chat rather than a report. Ok, so here goes: Wingnut: [...]Liza
Leadville is a great race and the people involved are outstanding. I had a pretty hard time there. My stomach turned on me after about 40 miles and I was reduced to eating Saltine crackers during the last 30 miles. One Saltine cracker and then a mouthful of water to wash the pasty mass down. (Not as fun as it sounds.) T., who paced the last [...]Liza