12 wins, 5 CR's, plus four 2nd, five 3rd, 4th, 4th, 5th, 5th, 9th, 16th, 20th, 28th, and 38th place, with 1 DNF
Short-Term Running Goals:
Goals for 2016
2016 Race Schedule
Long-Term Running Goals:
Unretire at some point
Run a sub-6 hr 50 miler
Win a 100 mile ultramarathon
I have five cute kids. And I have some rockin short green racing shorts- I wear them mainly because it embarrasses my wife so much. I like ultimate frisbee, trail running, reading, and cheering for the Denver Broncos! And I have the absolute best wife in the world. And I used to run for the now-disbanded national Team Pearl Izumi- Ultra!
From Ken on Sat, May 25, 2013 at 20:03:59 from 188.8.131.52
Show off! Well done my friend
From jtshad on Sun, May 26, 2013 at 08:24:18 from 184.108.40.206
Congrats on another ultra win and in a great time. Keep running strong, you are an inspiration to perseverance.
From Rob Murphy on Sun, May 26, 2013 at 09:25:07 from 220.127.116.11
That's great Jon. Great race, great time.
I suppose 5 minutes is "edging out" in the ultra world.
From Superfly on Sun, May 26, 2013 at 09:57:29 from 18.104.22.168
Great job on the win and being in the now group of 4 runners. Pretty impressive!
From Cody on Mon, May 27, 2013 at 17:57:28 from 22.214.171.124
Another Win! Go Jon! Very impressive especially considering your niggles and lack of "Jon worthy training".
From Jake K on Tue, May 28, 2013 at 13:04:06 from 126.96.36.199
Nice going Jon. Since your recaps leave much to the imagination, I looked up the course... pretty tough! Drops ~1000 feet in the first 3 miles and then goes straight back up? That's a hard way to ease into a 50K.
From Holt on Tue, May 28, 2013 at 13:54:26 from 188.8.131.52
I'm glad we got a course description from someone! Way to go Jon, great racing!
From Paul on Tue, May 28, 2013 at 14:12:55 from 184.108.40.206
Nice work, congrats on the win.
From Jon on Thu, May 30, 2013 at 20:01:16 from 220.127.116.11
Jake, I hope to do a report eventually. More info- 32 miles, 5100 ft climbing, all single track, some technical, only one bear.
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