My first taste at what a 100 mile race looks and feels like. Why 100 miles?, I get asked that A LOT ha ha, people then usually comment: why torture yourself like that?, I don’t even like to DRIVE that far!, do you sleep?, what do you eat?, other people do this with you? Why 100 miles? With 100 miles NOTHING is given. I learned that last year. You aren’t “owed” a finish.
You have to fight for every step. Every inch. And the distance will fight you back.
There are extreme high
My 1st 100 Miler – Self-Supported – Kettle Moraine 100M - September 19-20th 2020 “It was amazing and miserable all in one lovely package.” Where do I even begin… Back on January 1st, 2020, I registered for Kettle Moraine 100M on June 12-13th, I was excited and nervous and all the feels. I started to map out a training plan, and read everything and anything I could get my hands on about running your 1st 100 miler. Fast forward to April – I was in the middle of my 1st 70 mile