• Lake Martin 50, Lake Martin 100, Southeastern Trail Runs, Lake Martin, David Tosch, DNF ultra marathon, ultra running, trail running, Alabama trail running, five stages of grief in trail running
    50 Miler Training,  Race Reports,  Running,  Trail Running,  Ultra Training

    Anatomy of a DNF – Lake Martin 50 Race Recap

    Why am I so bad at race reports? Why don’t I just admit that they’re the worst to write and just abandon them? Because my Type A personality won’t let them go, dammit! So I’ll continue to be a slave to my blog. This Lake Martin 50 race report will be a stream-of-consciousness post, so roll with me here. My old race report is much more useful. Lake Martin 100/50/27 is a fantastic race. If you’ve considered running it but haven’t yet, do it! The course is a pleasant mix of rolling (read: hilly) single track and red clay jeep roads. It’s scenic and not technical and the perfect place to…

  • Eastern Mountain Sports Icarus Vest, Territory Run Co, Lake Martin 100, Curl Keeper, Camp Brand Good, Mile High Clothing Company, Wild Joy Studios. yoga mat, holiday wish list
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    Dear Santa

    Dear Santa, Season’s greetings from your #1 fan! I’ve been terrible mediocre an absolute angel this year, so I thought I’d drop a line to share with you some things I have my eye on: EMS Women’s Icarus down vest—A staple for all basic (look at me trying to be trendy) women. It can keep my oversized ribs warm and toasty while still showing off my guns, a la Daryl. Ala-Fuckin’-bama shirt—Opelika Trading Company doesn’t seem to have a website, Santa, but I need this shirt! Yoga mat—I’m not sure if you’ve noticed, but I’ve become more bendy and meditative lately. I’m also an accident-prone girl who needs a mat that won’t…