To be a Last Horse Runner means there are times where running 100 miles can come down to seconds. That was almost the case at this years Kettle Moraine 100 miler, as Eamonn toes the line for a miniature kettle.
’m incredibly blessed or lucky that injury is a rare occurrence for me. I can see that objectively, but subjectively I’m pretty pissed right now. Last week, I toed the line at the Double Chubb 50K, my local trail and thus my local ultra
I am a failure, and I’m happy about it. That’s an odd statement, I know, but hear me out. If you’ve been a runner for long enough, you’ve likely experienced failure in some regard. Much like death and taxes, it’s coming for all of us.
This started up like a lot of things: talking about running and talking about not running. We added some more friends to the conversation. It did not take long to realize that we might be on to something.