Goal: Eventually I will 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 to peek into my race calendar.
Dec 5 – (reg’d) Devil Dog Puppy 50K.
2021: Marathon Goal: ME, GA, TX, TN
(Jan) (doubtful) Cold TWOT is in January/February, one of those holidays (President Day/Martin Luther).
Feb. 6-7 – (reg’d) Rocky Raccoon 100. Current def.
–(Mar. 3): (Considering) One City Marathon, Newport News, Va (Feb/Mar)
(April 17) (considering) Blue Ridge Marathon, double marathon maybe
(May – 1st-2nd. ) (reg’d) Grayson Highlands 50 Miler. 50% disc of $160. Race sell out quickly.
(Jun 2nd weekend?) (reg’d&confirmed) Laurel Highlands 70.5 miles Ultra. Goal race! fingers-crossed. need to confirm the race date
July 4 Atlanta 100 mile race (virtual) (considering). Strongly desire to run this.
(Jul 11) (considering) Catoctin Ultra (50k). reg opens on Jan 1 to Jun 1. Hot race to run. Too many races already, so likely will defer this to 2022
(Sep 5) (considering/not reg) Iron Mnt Ultra 50 – IMTR, labor day weekend. Don’t miss reg Jun 1. Likely will defer to 2022
(Sep 25) (considering) Pemberton 24x5K, Friday 7:00 pm – Sat 7:00pm. Reg open on April 28.
(Sep) (considering for 2021) Yeti 100. Abingdon, VA. fast, flat, race around 9/25/20. Or wait for another year
(Oct 4) (considering) Maine Marathon. Portland, ME. to replace the canceled May Marathon
(Oct 25) (deferred to 2021) MCM 50K, again! 6 hr is course limit. Need to re-reg in April.
(Nov 14) (Reg’d; deferred to 2021) Richmond Marathon.
Nov 21 – JFK 50 miler. just kind-a considering. Expensive compare to Stone Mill.
(Nov 22) (Considering) Philly Marathon
-Dec: Rocky 50 http://www.rocky50k.com/. Always been considering, 1st of Dec
(Dec) (Considering) Devil Dog 100, Triangle, VA. As such this or Yetti
– (Dec/Jan) (doubtful) Holaday Lake?, VA
Following year goal: SC, NC, OH, TN, or OK or TX
-(April) (considering) Promise Land 50k, Bedford, VA. Last weekend in April. Very interested!
-(April) (considering) CO Canal 100K/miler. It is a long shot.
(circa May 16) (considering) Quest for Crest, 50k. reg opens Nov 18, 2019, probably same time for 2020.
(Jun 13/20) (probably won’t) Eastern Divide Ultra. Pembroke, VA, conflicts with Highlands Sky. Plan C fallback-fallback option.
(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.
(Oct 2-4) (not reg) Grindstone100, reg opens april 1. $300. 38 hrs cutoff.
(Nov 21) (Considering) JFK 50 Miler. reg open Mar 1.
(Nov 21-22) (considering; possibly will defer again) Route 66 (Tulsa City) Marathon – Oklahoma (fall), might defer.
-Jan: (defer) Charleston, SC
-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
June: (possibly) Bay of Fundy, Maine
-Sep: (defering) Air force, Ohio
-Oct: (considering) Mt Desert, Bar Harbor, Maine
-(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.