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10 Things I Did Wrong at Western States

As I recounted in my three previous posts, my Western States race included 71 really good miles and 29 (or at least 20) unbelievably bad miles. So what went wrong? I’m not exactly sure, but I do have some ideas. … Continue reading

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Western States Race Report (Part 3 of 3)

“Sometimes when you are not careful trying to set off fireworks, you light yourself on fire.” – Jim Walmsley, after he dropped at Western States I was never going to run 14 hours or break any records. That is a … Continue reading

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Western States Race Report (Part 2 of 3)

If you read Part 1 of my race report, you know things were going really well. I had reached mile 70.7 in 33rd place. I had passed runners like Mike Wardian and Kaci Lickteig, and I was going back and forth with … Continue reading

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Western States Race Report (Part 1 of 3)

I’m breaking down my race report from Western States into three parts. Part 1 will be the start to 70 miles. Part 2 will be 70 miles to the finish. Part 3 will be my reflections on the race. With … Continue reading

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The Time Gunhild Swanson Stole Western States

The Western States Endurance Run was this weekend and it was very exciting. On the men’s side, eight of the top ten from 2014 were back (Ryan Sandes withdrew the day before due to illness and Max King took a … Continue reading

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2015 Western States 100: Results

Men: 1) Rob Krar 14:58:59 2) Seth Swanson 15:17:28 3) Jared Hazen 15:37:30 4)  Gediminas Grinius 15:40:57 5) Thomas Lorblanchet 15:56:30 6) Julian Chorier 16:34:42 7) Ian Sharman 16:44:30 8) David Laney 17:01:37 9) Andrew Tuckey 17:19:18 10) Paul Terranova … Continue reading

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Goodbye, Western States. Hello, Hardrock.

Goodbye, Western States. Wow. Look at those long legs. That great body. That smooth, tan skin. The cute outfit and stylish hat. The long, flowing hair. And Stephanie isn’t bad looking either. I think I’ve inundated you with enough posts … Continue reading

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