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Post  Admin on Fri Jan 31, 2014 2:51 pm

Lord, help me.  It's a stupid, stupid race...  Sweaty

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Post  ounce on Fri Jan 31, 2014 2:56 pm

@Mr MattM wrote:Lord, help me.  It's a stupid, stupid race...  Sweaty

Stupid is as stupid does.  Or so I've heard.
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Post  mountandog on Fri Jan 31, 2014 3:09 pm

@Mr MattM wrote:Lord, help me.  It's a stupid, stupid race...  Sweaty

Is there anything that makes this one particularly stupid?  Like up a mountain, down mountain, around a pond 100 times?
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Post  Jerry on Fri Jan 31, 2014 3:28 pm

Doesn't look like a flat one that Jerry likes.
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Post  Michele "1L" Keane on Fri Jan 31, 2014 5:21 pm

Well which stupid one???
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Post  mountandog on Fri Jan 31, 2014 5:35 pm

I'm betting it's an all chick race -- (great scenery at least)  Laughing
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Post  Admin on Fri Jan 31, 2014 5:59 pm

It's in August! Flame

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Post  Michele "1L" Keane on Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:22 pm

Now that does seem stupid Wink

I actually need to run a marathon in July and one in August - and then I will have run one in every month. That might be stupider.
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Post  Nick Morris on Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:26 pm

Michele \"1L" Keane wrote:Well which stupid one???

SO which one??
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Post  Nick Morris on Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:26 pm

@Mr MattM wrote:It's in August! Flame

What are you thinking Smile???
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Post  Jerry on Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:45 pm

@Nick Morris wrote: lol! 
@Mr MattM wrote:It's in August! Flame

What are you thinking Smile???

Apparently it's not the one in ice land. That time I was there, it's was 40 degree.  lol!
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Post  mountandog on Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:55 pm

wimp - what about those ultras across death valley in summer.  for pete's sake suck it up!!  Very Happy
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Post  mountandog on Fri Jan 31, 2014 6:56 pm

but yes i agree with you -- stupid.   lol!
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Post  Michael Enright on Fri Jan 31, 2014 7:11 pm

Mongolia?
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Post  Schuey on Fri Jan 31, 2014 9:11 pm

Common who are you fooling the marathon distance is easy to do. Hell, everyone is doing it these days!
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Post  Nick Morris on Sat Feb 01, 2014 4:30 pm

@Schuey wrote:Common who are you fooling the marathon distance is easy to do. Hell, everyone is doing it these days!

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Post  Nick Morris on Sat Feb 01, 2014 4:31 pm

Are you running in Africa with the Kenyans??
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Post  fostever on Sat Feb 01, 2014 5:56 pm

Yes it is a VERY common race these days!
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Post  Mark B on Sat Feb 01, 2014 7:27 pm

It's probably in New Zealand, where August = winter.
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Post  Admin on Mon Feb 03, 2014 10:35 am

It's in a town named COOKeville... and the RD goes by the name 'The Sadist'.

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Post  Nick Morris on Mon Feb 03, 2014 10:50 am

@Mr MattM wrote:It's in a town named COOKeville... and the RD goes by the name 'The Sadist'.

The Cookie Monster Marathon?
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Post  Michele "1L" Keane on Mon Feb 03, 2014 11:51 am

Blister in the Sun, Cookville, TN

I actually guessed that late yesterday as it made sense.  Same crazy (wonderful) RD as the Monkey.
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Post  Admin on Mon Feb 03, 2014 12:45 pm

Michele \"1L" Keane wrote:Blister in the Sun, Cookville, TN

I actually guessed that late yesterday as it made sense.  Same crazy (wonderful) RD as the Monkey.

Actually, different RD... but they may as well be the same.

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Post  ounce on Tue Feb 04, 2014 12:42 pm

That should take care of cleaning out the pores.  Shocked
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Post  Nick Morris on Tue Feb 04, 2014 4:25 pm

@ounce wrote:That should take care of cleaning out the pores.  Shocked

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