Eventually I will run in all fifty states.
Here are next few races I have in mind for this year and the next.
(June 15) (reg’d.) Eastern Divide Ultra (EDU) VA, 50k. Hotel booked. race details. Blacksburg, VA.
(Jun 23) (reg’d) Bishop EOD Half Marathon, DC
(July 27) (Registered!) Jack & Jill Marathon, WA! ! Downhill. 5th state.
(Aug 31) (labor day weekend)(reg’d and hotel booked) – Iron Mountain Trail Run (IMTR), Damascus, VA; targeting the 30-mile event, sign up open on Jun 1. A hard and potentially dangerous race. Run on the old AT trail. Might try the full course (50 miler)
(Sep 8) Parks Half Marathon, MD. (reg’d.) My 3rd time. Might not recover in time for this
(Sep 14) Savage man tri splint, MD (not reg’d yet)
(Sep 22) (booked) Morgantown Marathon, WV. hotel, paid. They said is a challenging course. WVU Coliseum Morgantown 3450 Monongahela Blvd Morgantown, WV 26505; 6th state.
(Oct 5) (reg’d) Potomac River Run Marathon. Fletcher’s Cove, DC /8AM
(Oct 19) (booked) Baltimore Marathon, MD, attempting the king crab challenge (booked) – needed to do three races to earn the Crabby Challenge!
(Oct 27) (reg’d) Marine Corp Marathon, doing the MCM 17.75k event. Got an 50K Ultra entry
(Nov 23) (reg’d, booked) JFK 50 Miler – goal race for 2019 and last one for the year
Next year Goal: run in at least 1 new state (OH, ME, OK)
–(Mar. 3): (Considering) One City Marathon, Newport News, Va (Feb/Mar)
-(Mar 20-22): (considering) Yeungling Shamrock Marathon, Virginia Beach, Va (March) (possibly 2020)
(Mar 28, 2020) (regd) DC Rock n Roll, Wash, DC. $70
-(Apr 4): (Considering) Salisbury Marathon (MD), first week in April
-March: (considering) Senecca State 50k run. Local race
-April: (considering) Promise Land 50k, Bedford, VA. Last weekend in April. Very interested!
-April: (considering) CO Canal 100K/miler. It is a long shot.
-(May 8): (May 7-9) Maine Coast Marathon; hotel booked; not yet reserved for flight and car rental
-Oct: Richmond Marathon.
-Nov: (considering) Route 66 (Tulsa City) Marathon – Okahoma (fall), My goal race for 2020!!!
Following year goal: New York
-Jan: (defer) Charleston, SC
-March: (defer) Myrtle Beach SC
-March: (defer) Atlanta Publix Marathon, GA
June: (possibly) Bay of Fundy, Maine
-Sep: (defering) Air force, Ohio,
-Tunnel Marathon, Seattle, Was (summer) / maybe 2021
-Oct: (considering) Mt Desert, Bar Harbor, Maine /
-Dec: Rocky 50 http://www.rocky50k.com/
-(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
–Sydney Marathon (Sept)
–Inca trail (June/July) (2021/2022)
–Santiago Marathon (April – Easter Sunday)
–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)
LHHT ultra 70 miles, PA
–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)
-Holaday Lake, VA (Dec/Jan)
-R2R2R (rim to rim to rim of the Grand Canyon)