Monday, April 2, 2007


" You've got two hours to do 3.5 miles so we best get moving."

-Or something similiar to those words from Pacer Ann at the remaining miles from Umstead. I found this quite hilarious..but oh so true.

I finished in 29 hours 20 minutes.

More to come soon, but first:

-it is true about the bad patches. There will be bad patches, then they will go away.To hopefully become good patches.
-it is darkest before dawn. And watching that second sunrise come up does make you feel better.
-no food really looks good after twenty some hours.
-any small uphill (despite any earlier scoffings about what hills on the Umstead course) become hills after twenty some hours of running.
-pacers are angels in running shoes. THANK you Steve and Ann!!!!


    WOO! HOO!
    Can’t wait to hear more.

  2. You have my utmost respect. You are awesome!

  3. Absolutely awesome job! I can not wait to read your post. I am planning my first 50 miler later this year, so I really enjoy reading anyone else tackling a distance for the first time.

    If you get a chance, please visit my running web site, Faithful Soles. I have a categorized and searchable Running Blog Database on there and would appreciate it if you would link your blog to it. We have quite a few trail and ultra-runners on it already.

    When you write your full story about it, I would love for you to consider sending into us to use as a "Story of the Week". You can really inspire a lot of people. Once again, great going!

  4. Welcome to the club. Nice job! We have many more to complete.

  5. wooooooo hooooooo!!!!!!!!
    Your are so AWESOME Kim!!!!!!

  6. Congratulations Kim! You're amazing!

  7. Right on! Can't wait to read your full report. You rock! : )

  8. Congratulations, respect!!

  9. Wow! Your first 100! I loved reading your report. I have felt the SAME exact way as you. YOU DID IT! WOohoo! Those feet, ouch! Sorry my congratulations are a few months late..pretty soon I'll be congratulating you on Mohican!! Go Kim, Go!


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