Eventually I will run in all fifty states (44 left)
Here are next few races I have in mind for this year and the next.
Next year Goal: run in at least 1 new state (CA, ME, OK)
(Jan 19, 2020) (reg’d) flight, hotel, car rental booked; Carlsbad Marathon, CA
(Mar 7) (reg’d) Seneca Creek Greenway Trail 50k, Germantown, MD. $35.
(Mar 28) (reg’d) DC Rock n Roll, Wash, DC. $70
(April 18) (reg’d) Roanoke Double Marathon (52 miles). Free entry! ($130 full price)
(May 2) (reg’d) Grayson Highlands 50 Miler. need to read up on cut-offs. possibly camp at start/finish (need booking)
(May 3 – Sunday) (reg’d, transferred entry) ACE Physical Marathon / C&O Canal. Fletcher’s Cove, DC /8AM – need to transfer race.
(May 8) (reg’d. May 7-9) Maine Coast Marathon; hotel booked; not yet reserved for flight and car rental
(May 25): (not reg, but gave my word) Bolder BOULDER CO 10K, group trip. Memorial Day! will red eyed flight back.
(Jun 13) (reg’d) Laurel Highlands 70.5 miles Ultra. Goal race!
(Jul 11) (reg’d) Catoctin Ultra (50k). reg opens on Jan 1 to Jun 1. Hot race to run.
(Sep 5) (not reg) Iron Mnt Ultra 50 – IMTR, labor day weekend. highly likely. Don’t miss reg Jun 1.
(Oct 12?) (reg’d: Transferred from last year) High Bridge 50K. columbus weekend
(Oct – Columbus Weekend) (not reg) Hot TWOT. possibly conflicts with High Bridge.
(Nov 14) (Reg’d) Richmond Marathon.
(Nov) (considering) Route 66 (Tulsa City) Marathon – Oklahoma (fall), might defer.
(Dec) (Considering) Devil Dog 100, Triangle, VA
Following year goal: SC, NC, GA, OH, or TN
(Jan) Cold TWOT is in January/February, one of those holidays (President Day/Martin Luther).
–(Mar. 3): (Considering) One City Marathon, Newport News, Va (Feb/Mar)
-(April) (considering) CO Canal 100K/miler. It is a long shot.
-(April) (considering) Promise Land 50k, Bedford, VA. Last weekend in April. Very interested!
(circa May 16) (considering) Quest for Crest, 50k. reg opens Nov 18, 2019, probably same time for 2020.
(Jun 20) (considering) Highlands Sky 40. Lanesville (dolly sods, WV). Fall back option. reg opens in Feb.
(Jun 13/20) (probably won’t) Eastern Divide Ultra. Pembroke, VA, conflicts with Laurel Highland and Highlands sky. Plan C fallback-fallback option.
(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) (Considering) Stone Mill 50M
-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
-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
–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!
-Holaday Lake, VA (Dec/Jan)
-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.