After a weekend biking in the lil flint hills of Kansas and then a weekend biking and running at home in the slightly bigger hills of Colorado Springs, it was finally time for this Marmot to head to the mountains for a full weekend of fun and adventure on foot! Early this year I signed up for my 3rd go at the Leadville Marathon- the snow-capped mountain views from…Continue
Added by Wendy Stalnaker on June 19, 2018 at 10:17pm — No Comments
Don't look at your watch don't look at your watch. Just try to keep Emily (workout buddy from the Sunrise Striders training group! Hi Emily!) in sight for as long as it feels 'comfortable'. The pace doesn't matter. DON'T. LOOK. AT. YOUR. WATCH. Just get to the top of the hill without red-lining! Stay comfortable... You want to hold an effort on the hill that you can…Continue
Added by Wendy Stalnaker on June 13, 2018 at 9:00pm — No Comments
One year ago I was hoping to check out the new Garden of the Gods 10 mile course.
One year ago I thought at the very least I would be able to finish the new 10k course.
One year ago I couldn’t even volunteer for this race less than 5k from my house. Because I wasn’t sure if, instead of being happy to help all the excited racers at a fantastic local race,…Continue
Added by Wendy Stalnaker on June 8, 2018 at 9:49pm — No Comments