April 2011 Archive

Hot Day at Oak Mountain 50k

March 19, 2011 Birmingham, Alabama This was definitely going to be an interesting day.  First, it was the weekend after Three Days, which made three racing weekends in a row – Old Pueblo 50 Mile, Three Days of Syllamo stage race (93 miles total) and this one, a 50k. Second, the forecast here in Birmingham […]

Three Days of Syllamo 2011

March 11 – 13, 2011 Blanchard Springs Park, Arkansas I adore this weekend.  It’s such a fun, full, laid-back weekend with friends, it’s easy to forget it’s a race. Since you’re together in this stage race, not one day, but all weekend, the atmosphere – that magical combination of great people, beautiful place and je […]