Goal: Run in all fifty states (39 states 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
(self) Virtual Richmond Marathon. Actual race was on Nov 12, which was in conflict with my other races. trying to do it on a real course
goal/vision: revenge traveling – trying to get some goal races done
Marathon Goals: TX, NC, OK, GA, ME (a bunch of goals, but not yet focusing on any)
(Feb 17) (conflict, thinking, but not likely) Austin Marathon. TX
(Feb 18) (reg’d) Holiday Lake 50K++. gonna be fun. new race
(Feb 24-26) (reg’d) Cowtown Marathon (50k) Ft Worth
(Mar 11 ) (reg’d) Seneca 50K.
(Mar 18) (conflict w MMT TRN 3)
DC Rock n Roll. Half. local running group
(Mar 19) (reg’d) Yuengling Shamrock Marathon, need hotel
(Mar 25) (reg’d) Blackbeard Revenge 100 (OBX). purchased shuttle return ticket to the start
(Mar 25) (conflict)
Georgia Death March (possibly support. 70 mile.
(Apr 15) (Reg’d) B R R 50 (Bull Run and Occoquan Trail Run 50). Officially known as BROT but everyone calls it the BRR.
(Apr 22) (reg’d) 2023 Blue Ridge Marathon, double marathon. Too close to MmT
–(Apr 22) (conflict) One Day Hike on C & O. 100k ~ 62 miles.
–(April 22) (conflict) Promise Land 50k, Bedford, VA. Last weekend in April. Very interested!
(Apr 29) (possibly, volunteering or run) C&O 100, or running it! Q: Can I do two 100s? opens on Jan 1.
–(May 1) (not likely, too close to Toronto) GSER 100K, in-person. Atlanta, 2023?
(May 7) (reg’d, see GSER) Toronto Marathon! Intl Debut? yay, May is better on scheduling than Oct.
(May 20, 2023) (reg’d) Massanutten 2nd attempt? Q: Can I do 3 100s back to back? Is it even a question?
(May 28) (considering) Burlington Marathon / Vermont City. Memorial Weekend
Jun 3 (no, didn reg, I usually volunteer) Worlds End Ultra 100k. I think reg opened early Dec. during devil dog
Jun 13? (no, didn reg)(possibly voluntering/crew)
Laurel Highland Ultra. 70 mile. opened on Thanksgiving
(Jun 20) (considering) Highlands Sky 40. Lanesville (dolly sods, WV). Fall back option. reg opens in Feb. 2
(July 8) (reg’d) Catoctin 50k. carpool?
(Jul ?, 2nd week) (considering) Grandfather’s Marathon, checking for reg opening, I think in Apr
(Mid July) Tahoe Rim 50? trter high altitude
(Sep 2?) (considering) IMTR aka Iron Mountain. My favorite race.
(Sep 16) (reg’d) Rock n the Knob.
(Sep 22-24) (reg’d) Friday. Grindstone 100, VA
(Oct 1, 2023) (considering) Maine Marathon, Portland is likely the play.
(Oct 15-ish, 2nd weekend) (considering) **Tahoe Marathon 70M**. road. around Lake Tahoe. very interested
(Oct 25) (reg’d &conf’d) MCM 50K, again! 6 hr course limit. Need to re-reg now (before Feb 1).
(Nov 13) (considering; likely, I think reg opens in spring or early summer) Stone Mill 50. would want to run this again
(Nov 13?) (considering but conflict) Chickamauga Battlefield GA, Marathon
(Nov 21-22) (considering) Route 66 (Tulsa City) Marathon – Oklahoma (fall), might defer or last minute Audible. Wait till July to decide.
(Nov 22) (conflict possibly) Philly Marathon. (Route 66, Richmond or Philly?) decision- decision
(Dec 4~): (not likely/conflict) Rocky 50 PA Fatass. http://www.rocky50k.com/. Always been considering, 1st of Dec
(Dec 3-4) (not likely, but put down anyway) San Antonio Marathon.
(Dec 7?) (considering, maybe) CIM – California Marathon.
(Dec 18?) (possible) Naked Nick
~~Following year goal~~:
vision: trying to go on some trips (R2R2R) and Nepal trip
Marathon Goals: ME, SC, NC, OH, TN,
January 5? New Mexico Las Cruces Marathon. RRCA race. flat
Jan 15. Baton Rouge Marathon. Louisiana.
(Feb 12) (not likely) ALQ Feb 12 50K / DUC100K
(Feb 26-27) (conflict w Cowtown) Atlanta Publix Marathon. hmm. I think they changed the course (reg open $100)
(March 17-20) (Considering) Shamrock Marathon, date? ($105)
(April 2) (Considering) Dogwood Ultra – 24 hrs. down in central VA
-(April 28?) (considering) CO Canal 100K/miler. It is a little boring, flat.
-April. (considering, alternative) 100 mi NC. Umstead. (likely will defer). Might be boring, loop course
(May 28?) (maybe) (memorial weekend) Vermont City/ Burlington Marathon / rebranded M&T Bank Marathon. RRCA race
Jul 16-17. (considering 2024?) (Hyped) Tahoe Rim Trail (TRTer) 100/50. reg lottery open in Dec 5. Drawing Jan 1, Stroke to sign up. race is on Sat. 8 hr trail work req for 100Mi. Q: Can I tackle a 100 on the west coast?
(Nov 5~) (considering, maybe) Alabama Pinhoti 100. something worth considering or, am I dead focus from Grindstone?
1st week of Nov? Cloud Splitter 100. Seems like a dirty 100 miler.
(Nov 22) (Considering) Philly Marathon
-Jan: (defer) Charleston, SC
(Feb. 6, 2024) (redo? maybe?) Rocky Raccoon 100. opens in June. Just considering maybe one more time…if with a friend
-March: (defer) Myrtle Beach SC
–March: (defer) Atlanta Publix Marathon, GA 2024
(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) (probably won’t) SF Dipsea race. America oldest trail race. believe reg open in Dec. Too far and the race is too short. Plan D.
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
(Sep 25) (no for 2022?) Yeti 100. Abingdon, VA. fast, flat, race around 9/25/20. Or wait for another year
-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) or HURT (Hawaii Ultra Trail Run)
-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 2024)
–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)
–Highland Sky Ultra (WV) – June. Dolly Sods! hosted by West Virginia Trail runners
–Yetti 100, Abingdon. Or VA Big Butt ultra
-R2R2R (rim to rim to rim of the Grand Canyon) (October). Need 1 year booking in advance
(Dec 7) (Sat. – considering) Rocky Fat Ass. Phillys, PA. free event. no medal, no support. fun.