Tag Archive: VT50

Oct 02

VT50 – Not only did I survive – I KICKED IT!

Me stopping at the top of "Blood Hill" for a photo shoot. :)

Put me on the line… it does something to me both mentally and physically… I LOVE to race. But this 50 miles was hanging over me like a ton of bricks. Kind of like chemo. Well, maybe not a great analogy, but I do remember being told I had cancer back 1 year 3 months …

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Sep 14

Vermont 50 miler – It’s all about Survival

It was mentioned somewhere in my reading about ultra marathons, that when it gets to these long miles it really isn’t about the “racing”, it is about survival.   It struck me as amazing that after one year and a few months since diagnosis that I am embarking on a new journey, a 50 mile …

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