Eventually I will run in all fifty states.
Here are next few races I have in mind. This year goal: 3 states (WV, WAS, PA)
(Mar 9) (considering) Rock n Roll DC – running the Half but thinking of upgrading to a Full.
(April 13) (booked) Roanoke Footleveler Marathon, aka America Hardest road race!
(May 19) (booked) York Marathon, PA. Hotel, paid.
(June 15) reg’d. (Ultra) Eastern Divide Ultra (EDU) 50k. Need to book accommodation. race details. Blacksburg, VA.
(July 27) Registered! Jack & Jill Marathon, WA! ! Fastest course for BQ (Boston Marathon qualifier). Downhill.
(Aug 31) (labor day weekend)(waiting Jun 1 to reg) – 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) the following year
Sep 8, Parks Half Marathon. reg’d.
Sep 22, (booked) Morgantown Marathon, WV. hotel, paid. They said is a challenging course. WVUColiseum Morgantown 3450 Monongahela Blvd Morgantown, WV 26505,
(Oct 19) (booked) Baltimore Marathon. attempting the king crab challenge (booked) – needed to do three races to earn the Crabby Challenge!
(Oct 27) (waiting, Feb 20, 12pm?) Marine Corp Marathon, depending if I get through the lottery. Interesting race! My 2nd time attempting it.
(Nov 23) (Ultra)(waiting Feb 1) JFK 50 miler. sign up open on Feb 1. (Hardest event for me to date)
Next year Goal: run in at least 1 new state (ME, OK)
~March: (Considering) One City Marathon, Newport News, Va (Feb/Mar)
-March: (considering) Yeungling Shamrock Marathon, Virginia Beach, Va (March) (possibly 2020)
-April: (considering) Promise Land 50k, Bedford, VA. Last weekend in April. Very interested!
-May: (Considering) Salisbury Marathon (MD), first week in April
-June: (possibly) Bay of Fundy, Maine
-Oct: (considering) Mt Desert, Bar Harbor, Maine
-Nov: (defering) Route 66 (Tulsa City) Marathon – Okahoma (fall),
Following year goal: New York
-Jan: (defer) Charleston, SC
-March: (defer) Myrtle Beach SC
-Sep: (defering) Air force, Ohio,
-Oct: (defering) Thinking to do Richmond Marathon
-Tunnel Marathon, Seattle, Was (summer) / maybe 2021
-(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)
–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
-R2R2R (rim to rim to rim of the Grand Canyon)