Tagged With: 50m
Last night I pulled the trigger and signed up for the North Fork 50m ultra. This will be my first CO ultra at a decent altitude to turn my lungs inside out. I have no way to train at the altitude that would normally be needed for this. I run at about 1000′ here in … Continue reading
Ryan A. on Daily Mile posted this and I thought it was well worth posting again. This morning I have read it about three times it is so true. “The biggest reward of marathon training is confidence. A 20 or 22 mile training run cannot be purchased, and it can’t be rescinded. You are the … Continue reading
Daily Mile just released their 2012 year in review. All things considered. I was pretty happy with my the year. 2012 was the first year I took running seriously. It was the year I started running ultras. As I have mentioned in the past I really don’t like running very much. After my first 50k … Continue reading
Last weekend was the big kahuna for me. My first 50 mile ultra. If you asked me at in the spring about completing a 50 mile ultra I would have said, “I;m not ready for that distance”. To be honest 50 miles was not even on my radar. My goals this year was to just … Continue reading
Well, today I registered for the North Face 50 Mile Endurance race. 50 miles seems crazy to tell you the truth. I am about a 6 hour 50k racer so how hard can an extra 20 miles really be? 🙂 I am going to find out in September. I say bring it!