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The Sun Came Up

I’m going to preface this by saying that I’m not writing this to be self-aggrandizing in any manner. I’m just trying to process everything that happened yesterday and figured that writing it all down might be a good way to … Continue reading

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Vermont 50 Recap (Part 4 – Conviction)

With the help of my crew, I changed my shirt, shoes, socks, lubed my feet, refilled my bottles, restocked my nutrition with all of my gels and chews that had caffeine in them (Yay!), and all the electrolyte tablets and … Continue reading

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Vermont 50 Recap (Part 3 – Tribulation)

As we were leaving Skunk Hollow Adam and Sarah were just pulling in, and I felt a mixed bag of emotions. I was feeling great physically, but I had some creeping doubts sneaking in because I had only eaten about … Continue reading

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Vermont 50 Recap (Part 2 – Sublimation)

The first thing I heard in the morning was Luau’s voice saying “Doug! It’s 4 O’clock! Get up!” Shiiiiit!!! My alarm didn’t go off! For the first time EVER I actually slept soundly without a care or worry in the … Continue reading

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Vermont 50 Race Recap (Part 1 – Provision)

Subtitle: Mudfest 2011 Cast of Characters: Jeremy D. – The Trail Boss Luau – The Marathoner Jeremy B. – The Newbie Sarah – The Ultrarunner with something to prove Adam – The Everyman Lex – My Wife and Crew Chief … Continue reading

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Endurance

They say that nothing worth doing is easy. If it were easy, everyone would be doing it. On this journey to becoming an ultramrathoner I’ve figured something out: the closer you get to achieving your goal, the more it seems … Continue reading

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