Three Days to 102.6 Miles

I feel like I should be sweatin’ it – but I’m not.

I feel like I should be a little scared – but I’m not.

I feel like I should be preparing days in advance – but I’m not

I feel like I should finally start resting – ok, I am.

The Ceremonious Final Training Run

photo:One of the cool bridges along the trails where I train.

Even though I really not supposed to be running, I went out for a really cool two-a-day. The first run was early in the morning on the short Simpsonwood nature trail. I took a camera to force myself to stop often, run slowly and simply enjoy just being outside. The second run, later in the evening, was more of an exploratory run. I found some new trails, close to my house, and they were KILLER!

I can’t wait to continue exploring those trails upon my return from Minnesota.

photo: Tearin’ through Simpsonwood Trails on the final training day

Next stop – 102.6 miles on the Superior Hiking Trail

So that’s it.

I’ll see ya (virtually) later.

Next time you see me, I’ll be sporting the much coveted 100-mile finisher silver belt buckle.

Shout-out to CrossFit Endurance – Thank you for your support and prop’ing me on the front page of the site. You guys rock!

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Comments

Christian, I will be anxious to see you post that shiny, silver belt buckle!! Good luck and God bless!!

Yo yo yo!

Best of luck to you from the Left Coast!

I’ll be in Minnesota in spirit!

-Dave

I’ll be thinking of you – just running 20 this weekend which seems hard enough – I take my sweaty hat off to you! Well done for getting this far – I will be cheering you on from england!

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