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Gaby L. McCash
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Weeks 1 and 2
HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!  18 weeks until Quad Rock! Waah! How did two weeks come and go just like that? I'd like to say, though, that it was a good start to working on building my base. I went from being pretty lazy to getting out and getting some miles in. Not go...
Weeks 1 and 2
Weeks 1 and 2
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New life; new goals!
I'm back . For real. It's been 2.5yrs since I last sat down to type something about me, my fitness and my race goals. It felt odd, but somewhat liberating to not have anything to train for. I didn't sit around, though. I created a human... from scratch; and...
New life; new goals!
New life; new goals!
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Back to basics
I'm back . For real. It's been 1.5yrs since I last sat down to type something about me, my fitness and my race goals. It felt weird, but somewhat liberating to not have anything to train for. I didn't sit around, though. I created a human being... from scra...
Back to basics
Back to basics
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Four-Pass Loop
TransRockies was such an epic experience that it's hard at this point to think of something bigger than that. While I actually did it, it is also hard to believe I did and it's hard to think of doing anything like it again.  That said, the hubby and I tried...
Four-Pass Loop
Four-Pass Loop
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TransRockies Run6 - Stage 6
Vail, CO to Beaver Creek, CO Distance: 22.0 miles Elevation Gain: 4,554ft "The reward of a thing well done is to have done it." Ralph Waldo Emerson Bittersweet. That's what I felt the moment my alarm went off. This is the last day I wake up at camp. The las...
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 6
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 6
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TransRockies Run6 - Stage 5
Red Cliff, CO to Vail, CO Distance : 23.2 miles Elevation Gain: 4,211ft Woke up slightly more exhausted than my usual. Sleeping in the day before had been nice, but it was back-to-reality day. Had to pack camp and catch a shuttle back to Red Cliff. I hung o...
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 5
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 5
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TransRockies Run6 - Stage 4
Nova Guides at Camp Hale to Red Cliff, CO Distance: 14.4  mi les Elevation Gain:  2,830ft I was pretty tired when I woke up, but the start line today was only steps away from my tent. Not only that, BUT we didn't have to pack our campsite as we were going t...
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 4
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 4
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TransRockies Run6 - Stage 3
Leadville, CO to Nova Guides at Camp Hale Distance: 24.5 miles Elevation Gain: 2,361ft During the course briefing the night before, the run course director shared some cool info about Camp Hale. It's a little bit of history that if I hadn't run this race, I...
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 3
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 3
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TransRockies Run6 - Stage 2
Vicksburg, CO to Twin Lakes (up and over Hope Pass).  Distance:  13.6 miles Elevation Gain:  2,672ft It's no surprise that I LOVE to sleep in as much as possible, and with that in mind I set my alarm as late as possible to give me enough time to pack my cam...
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 2
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 2
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TransRockies Run6 - Stage 1
Buena Vista, CO to Railroad Bridge (just north of Buena Vista).  Distance: 20.9 miles Elevation Gain: 2,672ft When my alarm went off at 6am, I was focused and ready to go. I showered, got the baggie labeled "day 1", put on the running outfit that was in it ...
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 1
TransRockies Run6 - Stage 1
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