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Discussion: way overtime

in: kadley; kadley > 2018-09-08

Sep 9, 2018 5:43 PM # 
That must have been frustrating. I think the trails at Pisgah will be easier to follow :-) I'm thinking of coming up for a slow, training run to get some miles in.
Sep 9, 2018 11:29 PM # 
I ran really hard, but the trail was rough and nebulous. Once I realized how deep under I was, I stopped worrying, but kept pushing as hard as I could. The trail N just seemed to go on forever until it disappeared into the marsh.
Sep 11, 2018 4:04 PM # 
Sue and I had a personal worst. Got stuck in nasty places where we couldn't get across the lakes and marshes. Probably not our last rogaine though. Hope not.
Sep 11, 2018 4:18 PM # 
My disaster was overwhelming enough to be amusing. But it really has made me think about planning my exit time and distance much earlier even in a 6 hour event.

I managed to stay out of any sucking mud by avoiding all the marshes -- except the ones the trail ran through. I luckily tiptoed across five beaver dams without slipping off the tops.
Sep 11, 2018 5:56 PM # 
Our personal worst but the one and only time that we beat you. Thank you for being so considerate.
The other old guys did really well though.
Sep 11, 2018 7:42 PM # 
Congrats! My pleasure to accrue a 1060 point penalty.

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