After 2015’s year-ending injury and a rushed attempt to get fit for the 2016 Boston Marathon in April and my ensuing DNF, 2016 ended up being a recalibration year for why I run, and it led to a 3rd place finish in my first ultra marathon, the Bromont Ultra 55k.
- Distance: 57.5km (35.7 miles)
- Elevation Gain: 2,326m (7,631 feet)
- Official Time: 6:32:48
- Placing: 3rd Overall (out of 97)
- Temp: 8ºC (46ºF) at start, ending at 12ºC (54ºF)
After our Pemi Loop mountain adventure in mid-July, Mike and I had four weeks or so to recover, train and then taper again for our next mountain adventure. Continue reading “Adventure Report: Grafton Loop Trail with Mike”