Marathon du Mont Blanc: the other huge ultra running party in Chamonix - 6 races, 65 nations represented, 7,000 trail runners, what an ultra party! And it was this weekend, and I was in Chamonix, what a great opportunity! Yet I ...
Monday, July 12, 2010
RUNNING SAN BRUNO MOUNTAIN WITH RACE DIRECTOR BOB BECKER
Last week, Keys 100 race director was in town with his lovely wife and stayed the night at our place.
After warming up my liver with a visit to my liquor cabinet the night before, Bob and I started the morning with a ten mile run on San Bruno Mountain.
It was a cold and foggy day - most of the great views from the peak were covered in fog.
I got to show Bob my favorite back-yard running trail.
Bob was using this run as a tune-up before heading to Death Valley to help pace Keys 100 winner Brian Krogmann in teh Badwater 135 run. I don't think this added to Bob's heat training.
But maybe this will help Bob get up Townes Pass and Mt. Whitney.