July 14, 2008 by Matt Hart
News From My Ultra World
set a goal and pursue it relentlessly.
in the news:
- my oh my – kyle skaggs crushed the hardrock 100 course record jurek set last year running 23hr 23min on quite possibly the hardest 100 mile course on earth. durango herald article, results & olga’s great photo album
** massive congrats to nuun ultrarunner bruce grant for 14th place in 35hr 03min! (photo on right) & roch horton 12th in 34hr 20min!
- badwater 135 miler through death valley started this morning
-lisa smith-batchen finished part 1 of her 810 by running from las vegas to badwater (updates). right now she’s running badwater and will summit mount whitney at the end! good luck lisa!
-i’m cheering for my DART-nuun teammate jen segger to win badwater! she is tough as nails – you can do it jen!
…and i can’t leave out our dreamchasers ultrarunning camp champ – bob becker – go bob go!
- the tour de france has been tons of fun to watch… and only one doper caught so far! how stupid are you manuel beltran? come on.
- a couple of weeks ago… after our double up teton pass we hit the river for a leg soak then pica’s in wilson for some fantastic mexican food. it didn’t take long before the jackson buzz made it’s way to our table and we heard about what jimmy chin had just pulled off solo. dood is bad ass. jimmy if you ever want a partner give a brotha a call.