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Discussion: 8 hours??!!

in: phatty; phatty > 2017-09-09

Sep 11, 2017 3:53 PM # 
Carbon's Offset:
8 hours??!! 2000 metres??!!! crazy! How long was this run? (km)
Not a bad playground you've found in your new location :)
Sep 12, 2017 12:31 AM # 
coach ld:
That's siiiick! 8-hr. trail run?! Wt will feel like a walk in the park, or maybe the dark.
Sep 12, 2017 3:30 AM # 
This is great. I'm not even going to have to carry a pack for WT.
Sep 12, 2017 4:19 AM # 
Whoa, there folks. The FKT is just less than 4 hours so we were not cookin' by any stretch. Honestly, even with the rain and cold we stopped to just check it all out on several occasions. Hansel, put that one on the list for the next time you and Harps make it out here. We'll fire it off in 6h30m.
Sep 12, 2017 1:21 PM # 
He's sandbagging... took me 2 days. :-)

He should carry the whole teams packs!
Sep 12, 2017 3:15 PM # 
Carbon's Offset:
I change my comment to: "it took you twice as long as the FKT? Man, what took you so long?! You are gonna get your a$$ handed to you by a bunch of kids at WT who don't even know what EcoChallenge was!"
Sep 13, 2017 11:56 PM # 
That's not a nice or apt description of Team Snowpants!
Sep 14, 2017 1:38 PM # 
Did you see the 'film' .. Traversing Wild? I thought it was pretty well done.. those 'kids' are likely to be better this year than last. It's hard not to like them... I tried and gave up :-)

FYI they had my brother stand in for my Q&A... he looks much older and phatter than me. ;-)
Sep 14, 2017 3:23 PM # 
You were the star of that movie!
Sep 14, 2017 3:29 PM # 
... my brother was. I'm much younger and slimmer.
Sep 14, 2017 3:35 PM # 
Right. I remember you now.
Sep 15, 2017 1:43 AM # 
Haven't seen it yet. We'll have to rent it before WT this so as to get extra psyched up.
Sep 16, 2017 1:02 AM # 
coach ld:
It will psych you up all right. FB's "brother" gives such sage advice you can't help but be motivated to get Bob the Beaver back from those kids.
Sep 16, 2017 6:24 AM # 
Just watched it...finally. Joel et al did such a good job at putting that all together. I especially liked the racecourse footage from the first half. Drones and HD cameras have changed everything! Oh, and that hunky, 'experienced' gentleman spoke with such wisdom...
Sep 16, 2017 2:35 PM # 
Sermon from the mount!

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