Tag: 50k

  • Day444 High Bridge Ultra

    High Bridge was on my race-to-run list since after finishing the Eastern Divide in 2018, but things got in the way ever since as usual, so after three years, I was finally free to go down to Pamplin, Virginia, to run this 50K, the High Bridge Ultra. The race is part of the trail race […]

  • Day288 weekend joy

    [old post] originally written on 2019 Veteran’s weekend It was a wild weekend and I was still running high on adrenaline just thinking about it. I spent 12 hours in the car to do an eight hour marathon. I spent eight hours running before, and even 10. What tired me was not the race, but […]

  • day287 50K around Centreville

    [old post] I wrote this up to recap last weekend run. Boy don’t they come fast. Happy Memorial Day! I did a 100k the week before, so it was no surprised I tried a 50K the following weekend. I started to be more familiar with the roads around my neighborhood and a few nearby neighborhoods […]

  • Let get the show on

    Day 237 / weekend It is almost a typical weekend, all peaceful and calm before the storm. COVID19 is getting everyone on their nerve in the US. As a runner, I am kind of nervous since I signed up many races months beforehand and would not like any of them to be canceled. While watching […]

  • epilogue

    Day 192 Old Glory Ultra pet peeve. I just found out I mis-numbered my blog posts and so I went back to the last 20+ entries and corrected them. I screwed that up big time. It is my pet peeve if the number is not in sequence after discovery. I just did the old glory […]

  • Old Glory Ultra prep

    Day 190 I don’t like counting my chickens before they hatch. But I am overjoyed that this weekend I will be running another ultra: Old Glory. It would be my fourth lifetime ultra. It really came at the last minute so I am scrambling to get my mind into running shape and line up my […]

  • MCM no. 44

    Day 186 race report I woke up the morning of the race at around 3 AM, having slept maybe 5 hours. Originally I set my alarm for 5 AM, but I felt I needed more time to prepare. The night before, I was too tired to pack my things after coming back from a hiking […]

  • Race report

    Race report

    Seashore 50k Natural Trail Marathon / December 15, 2018