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Calico 50K, 2016

Calico 50K was the first ultra I ever ran, six years ago. My bib number for that race was 666, which disturbed …

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Calico 50K, 2014

The race begins with a two mile or so gentle downhill, and then there’s about 16 miles of gradual uphill. I don’t …

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Calico 50K on video

The original plan was to fully document this race. That turned out to be a bad idea. I set out to run …

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Calico 50K 2012

A return visit to my first ultra. Flashback to January 2011. I’d just run a marathon distance long run – ’round and …

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Calico 50K

2 weeks before the race, my friend Kista suggested I run Calico with her. I said yes. It would be my first …

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My friend Kista and I headed out to the desert early the day before the Calico 50K so that we’d have a …