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Jeremy’s Run

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Neighbor Mountain

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Swimming hole at the trailhead of Jeremy’s Run


Pacing Fun in the Mountains

This spring I’ve had the privilege to spend a lot of time on trail pacing friends in their events. It’s been fun and so very rewarding to watch them finish goal races – with smiles all around.

Pacing Bob Gaylord at MMT100

Pacing Bob Gaylord at MMT100

Pacing Lara Zoeller up Sherman's Gap to Veach during the Old Dominion 100

Pacing Lara Zoeller up Sherman’s Gap to Veach during the Old Dominion 100


Tuesday Taper Thoughts

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Winter TWOT

The Wild Oak Trail is my very favorite trail. The way she wears winter is magical.

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View from Little Bald

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A snowy day on Little Bald

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And even more snow on Big Bald

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At the top of Little Bald

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We could have used snowshoes.


The Wild Oak Trail (aka TWOT)

A wonderfully wintery day on the TWOT trail. 28 miles, 8100 feet of climbing…happy, happy trails.

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My favorite spot – on the climb up Little Bald

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The view from Big Bald

Snow trails descending Big Bald

Snow trails descending Big Bald


Vicki’s Death March 2014

A VHTRC Fat Ass run on Black Friday every year. This year was a blue sky, sunshine, SNOWY adventure.

White Oak Canyon

White Oak Canyon

Big Meadows Horse Trail

Big Meadows Horse Trail

Hawksbill

Hawksbill

A snowy Skyline Drive

A snowy Skyline Drive

View near Hawksbill

View near Hawksbill

 


Boyer’s Furnace 40 Miler – A VHTRC Fat Ass

The Boyer’s Furnace Fat Ass was held on a beautiful Saturday in late December. Blue skies, sunshine and temps in the 60’s made this challenging 40 miler even more of a treat.

The view from Kennedy Peak.

The view from Kennedy Peak.

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Orange Trail rocks

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Sunset over Fort Valley

 


Wordless Wednesday – My Tribe

Vermont VHTRC

My Tribe – the VHTRC at Vermont 100


Maryland Heights

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The Year of the 100

A few scenes from my 100 mile runs this year…winter TWOT (a DNF, 3 loops, 81 miles), MMT, Vermont and Grindstone. What a wonderful year of running and friends. Run happy!

Winter TWOT - February 2014

Winter TWOT – February 2014 

Winter TWOT - a cold, snowy and icy journey

Winter TWOT – a cold, snowy and icy journey that ended after 3 loops and 81 miles – and a cranky IT band

MMT 100 - May 2014 - this picture pretty much sums it up

MMT 100 – May 2014 – this picture pretty much sums up the trail conditions

MMT rocks

MMT 100 – I had a blast running the orange trail! A fabulous weekend in the Massanutten mountains with the VHTRC!

Vermont roads...this 100 was a "one and done" for me

Vermont roads are really, really hard. This 100 was a “one and done” for me.

Vermont 100 - The Sound of Music hill

Vermont 100 – The Sound of Music hill 

Yep.

Vermont. Yep. 

Grindstone 100 - October 2014

Grindstone 100 – October 2014 – so happy to be back on my rocky, technical, mountainous trails. My favorite 100 of the year. 


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