Notes on trail-running, startups, family, and embracing the beautiful chaos of my life.
What: 30K trail race
When: 8 AM Saturday, February 9, 2019
Where: Start and finish at Rodeo Beach, CA
Three and a half years ago I ran my longest trail race to date—30-kilometers in Marin hills north of San Francisco.
I bonked. Hard.
I did manage to finish if you can call dragging my sorry ass the last two miles…
The day before a race is just the worst.
I am pent-up with energy and jumpy from tapering. I am in tune with my body, hyper-aware of every movement, hitch, or twang. Any ache or pain instantly morphs into a race-ending, no career-ending…