Goal: Run in all fifty states (43 are left)
Here are next few races I have in mind for this year and the next. Letting the world peek into my race calendar.
This page gets updated if a race is canceled or I don’t want to run, or if I did it. See the race history for my past races
(Oct 16) (undecided) Philadelphia Trail Marathon
Oct 17. 10K fall classics with PRR
(Oct 31) (undecided) Bay Bridge 10K
(Nov 5) (reg’d) Rim to River 100, Thurmond, WV. Big race. hmm
(Nov 13) (reg’d) DC Rock n Roll. half. need confirm?
(Nov 26/27) VDM – not Anywhere but Old Rag Run 50k
(Dec. 4) (reg’d) Devil Dog Ultra (100k) , Triangle, VA
Marathon Goal: MN
(Dec/Jan) (doubtful) Holaday Lake?, VA
(Mar. 5-6) (reg’d) One City Marathon, Newport News, Va (race is on Sunday). Check back in Sept.
(March 26?) (likely) DC Rockn Roll Half. reg is open
(April 2) (Reg’d) Salisbury Marathon, MD, sign up is open ($85)
(May 14) (reg’d) MMT 100. Definitely
(Jun 4) (volunteering) 1st Weekend. 100k. Worlds End, PA. Should consider running it. very difficult. might defer to 2023
(June 11) (not likely/maybe crewingvolunteer?) Laurel Highland
June 18, 2022: (reg’d) Grandma’s Marathon, MN
Jul 9. (likely) Catoctin 50k. Real deal this year. reg open Jan 1.
Jul 16-17. (considering) (Hyped) Tahoe Rim Trail (TRTer) 100/50. reg lottery open is in Dec 5. Drawing Jan 1, Stroke to sign up. race is on Sat. 8 hr trail work req for 100Mi.
(Sep 5) (considering/likely) Iron Mnt Ultra 50 – IMTR, labor day weekend. Don’t miss reg Jun 1.
(Sep 12) (considering/probably) (Claytor Lake) Lake Ridge Endurance Run – 24 hr? defending my title 😉
(Sep 25) (considering) Pemberton 24x5K, Friday 7:00 pm – Sat 7:00pm. Reg open on April 28. only if i get in.
(Oct 25) (reg’d/but need confirm, deferred from 2020 & 2021) MCM 50K, again! 6 hr is course limit. Need to re-reg in April.
(Nov 13, 2022) (reg’d/but need confirm, deferred from 2020 and 2021) Richmond Marathon. ahhh, going to be intense
(Dec 4): (not likely) Rocky 50 PA Fatass. http://www.rocky50k.com/. Always been considering, 1st of Dec
(Dec 4) (Considering the 100M) Devil Dog 100K/100MI, Triangle, VA. As such this or Yetti. The full monty
Marathon Goals: ME, GA, OK, TX, NC
ALQ Feb 12 (was full)
(Feb 26-27) (considering) Atlanta Publix Marathon. hmm. I think they changed the course (reg open $100)
(March 17-20) (Considering) Shamrock Marathon, date? ($105)
-(April) (considering) Promise Land 50k, Bedford, VA. Last weekend in April. Very interested!
(April 2) (Considering) Dogwood Ultra – 24 hrs. down in central VA
(April 22) (not likely) One Day Hike on C & O. Too close to MMT
-April. Blackbeard Revenge 100 (considering)
-April. 100 mi NC. Umstead
-(April) (considering) CO Canal 100K/miler. It is a long shot.
(May/Oct 4) (considering/not likely) Maine Marathon / University New England Marathon (Maine Coast). Portland, ME. to replace the canceled May Marathon
(May 1) (not likely) GSER 100K, in-person. Atlanta, been eyeing this since 2020.
(circa May 16) (considering) Quest for Crest, 50k. reg opens Nov 18, 2019, probably same time for 2020.
May 23 – (no) Highball to Thurmond – 50k/50M. (WV)
(Jun 20) (considering) Highlands Sky 40. Lanesville (dolly sods, WV). Fall back option. reg opens in Feb.
(Jun) (probably won’t) SF Dipsea race. America oldest trail race. believe reg open in Dec. Too far. Plan D.
(Sep 25) (no for 2022?) Yeti 100. Abingdon, VA. fast, flat, race around 9/25/20. Or wait for another year
(Oct 2-4) (not reg) Grindstone100, reg opens april 1. $300. 38 hrs cutoff. New Year 1 day holiday sale.
(Nov 13) Stone Mill 50. would want to run this again
(Nov 22) (Considering) Philly Marathon
(Nov 21-22) (considering; possibly will defer again) Route 66 (Tulsa City) Marathon – Oklahoma (fall), might defer.
~~Following year goal~~:
Marathon Goals: SC, NC, OH, TN,
-Jan: (defer) Charleston, SC
(Feb. 6) (not likely) Rocky Raccoon 100. open in June. Just considering maybe one more time…
-March: (defer) Myrtle Beach SC
-(Mar 20-22): (considering) Yeungling Shamrock Marathon, Virginia Beach, Va (March) (possibly 2020)
–March: (defer) Atlanta Publix Marathon, GA
-(Apr 4): (considering) Salisbury Marathon (MD), first week in April
(April 17) (not likely) 2022 Blue Ridge Marathon, double marathon. Too close to MmT
June: (possibly) Bay of Fundy, Maine
(Jun 13/20) (probably won’t) Eastern Divide Ultra. Pembroke, VA, conflicts with Highlands Sky. Plan C fallback-fallback option.
-Sep: (defering) Air force, Ohio
-Oct: (considering) Mt Desert, Bar Harbor, Maine
(Nov 21) – (not likely) JFK 50 miler. just kind-a considering. Expensive compare to Stone Mill, but couple of my friends are thinking about it. (I might do crewing instead).
-(defering) Detroit Marathon, MI, or Niagara Falls Marathon, NY.
-Hawaii Maui Marathon (Dec) (will save it till last)
-the big ones, LA, NY, Chi marathons
–Buffalo Marathon (Jun?). Chance to go to Niagara Falls
–Niagara Falls Intl Marathon, (OCT) It takes place at Niagara Falls, and will cross over to Canada
–Hong Kong Marathon (Feb 2022)
–Sydney Marathon (Sept)
–Inca trail (June/July) (2021/2022)
–Santiago Marathon (April – Easter Sunday)
Patagonia Ultra (50K). Oct/Nov
–Tata Mumbai Marathon on 20th January 2019
–Vietnam HCMC Marathon (Jan 10)
–Belfast Marathon (May 5, 2019)/ –Causeway Coast Marathon (Sept) (Ireland)
–Dublin Marathon (Oct 27, 2019)
–C&O Canal 100 miler: last weekend in April. (2021)
-Blackbeard revenge 100mi/ 100k. (March) (Outer banks, NC) Really want to do
-Yetti 100. Or VA Big Butt ultra
-Highland Sky Ultra (WV) – June. Dolly Sods!
-R2R2R (rim to rim to rim of the Grand Canyon) (October). Need 1 year booking in advance
(Dec 7) (Sat. – considering) Rocky Fat Ass. Phillies, PA. free event. no medal, no support. fun.