In the months leading up to the race, the term slickrock conjured up images of trail-running beauty. I had imagined myself gracefully gliding over said terrain, months of hard training paying off in the form of a confidence-building, high-placing finish time. I had not pictured myself slapping my feet down[…]Read More »
Mileage: ~42; Elevation: ~2,900′
Another taper week to rest up for the Moab Red Hot 33k.
Monday: 6.71 miles. Despite dealing with some stomach bug the previous evening and in the morning, I felt really good once I stepped out to run. The weather was beautiful too, so I did a bit longer than planned and felt great.
Tuesday: 5.25 miles. Easy, short hill workout.Read More »