1st female/ OA
150 miles Overall Course Record.
I wanted a late summer race to keep me honest in my training and another long haul adventure. 922 more words
I ran this race in September 2006. This story was originally published in the December 2006 issue of Northwest Runner magazine.
“Which is worse: the long-term pain of not finishing or the short-term pain of completing the last 20 miles of the race?” This was the key question that my wife, Joan, asked me as I buried my head in my hands in near complete exhaustion at the 80-mile mark of the Grand Teton 100. 1,147 more words
What a pleasure having Mike Aish back on the Elevation Trail Show! One of our favorite
guests. We dive into his gritty Leadville 100 mile run, stunning 100 mile mountain bike race, thoughts on doping, and his future, which looks like it will include Gary and I managing Mike’s entry into the Worlds Masters Games in New Zealand next year, representing the elite Elevation Trail Team. 16 more words
Apparently when I was about 4 years old I wanted to be a midwife. I have no recollection of this; I have many vivid memories of early childhood but my ambitions to help bring more humans into the world is both at odds with my temperament and completely missing from my memory bank. 4,866 more words