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Zumbro 100 Mile Endurance Run – Race Report

Posted by scott on April 16, 2010

My race report from the Zumbro 100 Mile Endurance Run is now published under Race Reports.

Go check out the long version with pictures if you want the real scoop:

2010 Zumbro 100 Mile Endurance Run – Race Report

Short Version

This was hands down the most difficult thing I have ever done in my entire life.  Everything I had heard before about 100 miles was true, but I had no idea exactly how it would feel.  It hurt, and I was exhausted.  I finished though, in 30 hours and 49 minutes, and feel an amazing sense of achievement.  The Zumbro Bottoms trails were much tougher than I thought, maybe easier than Superior but not tremendously.  My crew was indispensable to my finish.  What an epic experience.  Finished the day saying “well, I got that out of my system,” but amnesia might be setting in.  Shared trail with some awesome people during the day, notably Susan Donnelly, Rob Apple, and Ryan Carter.

I finished in 30 hours and 49 minutes.


2 Responses to “Zumbro 100 Mile Endurance Run – Race Report”

  1. Dale said

    Congratulations Scott on completing a 100 miler.

    Will we see you this spring up north?

    Dale Immerfall

  2. Al Kavadlo said

    Congrats on finishing! What a huge accomplishment – I did my first marathon last year and that felt pretty long – I couldn’t fathom what doing 100 miles would be like!

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