What’s Next?

What’s Next?

So the big goal of the year has been achieved. I’m happy, content, and a little bit proud that I achieved what I set out to do last year. But achieving that goal means I have to start thinking about the next goal. Or, on other, words: what’s next? Well to...
So How Did I Do?

So How Did I Do?

On Saturday and before the start of the Ultratour du Leman I set out three goals for the race. So how did I do? The first goal was to finish in the time limit. The time limit was 30 hours and so I had to be back at the race headquarters by 1:00pm on Sunday to hit this...
Ultratour du Leman

Ultratour du Leman

Sunday morning at a little before 8:30am I took the final steps to cross the finish line of the Ultratour du Leman. 178 kilometers or a little more than 110 miles after I had left Villeneuve in Switzerland I was back having completed my first 100 mile ultramarathon. I...
Goals for the Ultratour du Leman

Goals for the Ultratour du Leman

So in about an hour from now I will be at the start line for the 175K Ultratour du Leman. This race has been on my radar for a long time now and I made it the centerpiece and A-race of my season back in December. Everything that I have done this year has been, in some...
Chateau de Chillon

Chateau de Chillon

And with that the training for the Ultratour du Leman is officially done. This morning I headed out for a short morning jog along the edge of the lake. The goal was…well, just to relax. Breathe in the fresh air, take a look at the lake waking up, and playing the...