Written by: Jonathan Schmidt Day 5 – 18 miles – Basalt to Aspen We began the day with an hour long drive from our picturesque campground setting to the lower elevation town of Basalt. At about 6500 ft. Basalt was our lowest elevation yet, and combined with the relatively flat terrain, was sure to produce […]
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Written by: Jonathan Schmidt Day 4 – Sept 19/07 We began early at a beautiful location called Chapman Lake. It was a gorgeous mountain lake surrounded by a nice mix of golden aspen and deep green spruce and pine trees. Since our shuttle vans arrived quite early to the start location all the athletes were […]
Written by: Jonathan Schmidt Day 3 – Sept 18/07 24 miles – 4:33 Today was by far the toughest day. It was 24 miles with some significant elevation changes and a tough last few miles on the road. Justin was really strong and helped me pull through to the finish. The race started with some […]
Written by: Jonathan Schmidt Day 2 – Sept 17 21 Miles – 3:45 Last night our camping area got pounded by thunderstorms and driving rain for the entire night! We awoke at 6am and the rain was still pounding our tent. The entire field was drenched from the twelve plus hours of rain. Despite the […]
Written by: Jonathan Schmidt Sept 16/07 3:22 total time 15.8 miles total distance We’ve finished day 1! Praise God! Day one was a pretty rough introduction for the TransRockies Run, but I think it’s going to get even rougher. We started at Beaver Creek resort, a beautiful establishment with a skill and lots of fancy […]
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