Saintelyon? I’m In

Saintelyon? I’m In

So that didn’t take too long after all. After yesterday’s post where I was musing on what I might aim for next I bit the bullet last night and snapped up a bib for the 2017 Saintelyon. My motivation? I’m interested in running La 180 one day and I...
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...