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BC100k: If At First You Don’t Succeed

Black Canyon 100k this past weekend was my 4th attempt in 3 years to gain entry to Western States via the Montrail Cup. It was the closest I had come to garnering that spot. I ended up 3rd place (top 2 got the nod). I was in 2nd with 17miles to go in the 62…

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Black Canyon 100k Course Preview

A little background for those of you not in the Montrail Ultracup know. This coming Saturday, February 14, The Black Canyon 100k will be held starting in a tiny little place called Spring Valley, AZ. This is a place one would seldom drive through and likely even more seldom get out of the car with…

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TNF 50m Team Competition

Hello to all you trail running nerds out there. For a while now I have been wondering how to make this sport of Ultra Running more interesting. After looking through the Irunfar preview this morning I came up with an answer. Since my days running cross country in college I have missed the joys and shared…

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Run Rabbit Run 100

Driving back West on highway 40. Going home under blue skies. I’m letting Natalie drive this time. My legs, feet, and energy have all taken a harsh beating, probably the harshest. Finishing 100 continuous miles in the high mountains was truly a different kind of racing experience for me. The mental ups and downs that…