Sunday, March 29, 2015
The 4th installment of this 5-series race. Originally scheduled two weeks earlier, it was postponed to the end of March due to deep snow. We won't have snow on the ground still in late March, right? Well...
Volunteered to help RD Mike G mark the course the prior day, so I had a good feel for the course conditions. Or so I thought. Overnight, we received an additional 1-2" of snow. Arrived an hour early and went out for a 2-mile warm-up with Jonny and we met up with Chris.
|Stunning beauty of fresh snowfall|
on the trails.
|Running through deep puddles|
near bog bridges was a blast
|Only a few sections of|
deep snow remained, much to
Final: 1:15:49. 7th of 28 overall. 1st in age group. Full results here.
|This newly added log and boulder section|
was pretty cool. Three consecutive
|... put me on the beach with the ice-covered pond in background.|