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Snake Love and Green Hills

Officially I am now on my taper!  It is a great feeling knowing I still have running to do but running will not dominate my life for the next 20 days.  For any non-racers a taper period is where a … Continue reading

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Greenland 50 K Race Report

GL "No, not Greenland the arctic landmass administered by Denmark, Greenland Colorado south of Castle Rock" was frequently uttered the last few weeks when curious friends and co-workers asked what my next adventure was going to be.  Many of them … Continue reading

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Greenland 50k Update: And then there were two.

  GL Tim and I finished the running week on a good note.  It was another high mileage trail week.  We spent several hours at Greenland running the course in strong form.  Three laps with the out and back to … Continue reading

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Greenland 50k Update

Tim and I just finished our training week (Monday-Sunday) on a strong note.  Speed, recovery and interval work during the week with 19 trail miles yesterday and 9+ more today.  So 48 miles for the week.  Yesterday's run was at Greenland with very fierce … Continue reading

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Next Up: Greenland 50k

After a quick 5-10 inches of snow two days ago Spring is here today.  So a trail run was in order to celebrate season's change.  Since I haven't done a medium run for a few weeks a sloppy, muddy, snowy … Continue reading

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1st Ultrathon!

I did it! Its still hard to believe that I ran 50k and actually enjoyed it!  I didn't feel this way running marathons.  I'm a new convert to trail running and trail races.  The lack of pounding my feet and … Continue reading

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