I (Greg) didn’t finish the Montane Yukon Arctic Ultra (MYAU) race in February 2022, due to frostbite in some toes that were spotted at the checkpoint around the 60-mile mark. This was short of the 100-mile finish I was aiming for. The MYAU is an … Continue readingMontane Yukon Arctic Ultra (MYAU) 2022
With above freezing temperatures, the Stinkers had a break from running for almost one week! This put a damper on our training. It was between 34-40 degrees Fahrenheit (1.1-4.4 Celsius), so we needed to stay off the trails so they didn’t get totally trashed. On … Continue readingSuccessful Training Run
The Stinkers have been continuing their training for the upcoming Yukon Quest 100 and it’s been slow going. Last week, the temperature dropped below -42F for several days, so we decided not to run. Then it snowed, which fills in our lovely trails and makes … Continue readingTrails, Health, and Sloooowww Going
I forgot how much work it is to train for a race. I have no idea how I did this in Fairbanks– well– actually I think I do. I’d go to work, then workout, and then mush from 8pm until 2am and then go to … Continue readingWhich Stinkers Are Running?