Race Reports

Bridle Trails 50K and the move back to the Westside

Bridle Trails 50K and the move back to the Westside

January Lead Up Rainier from Union Bay Loop Apryle and I rang in the new year unpacking our moving truck at our new home in Newcastle, WA. Newcastle is a small town situated between Bellevue to the north and Renton to the south and is […]

Bill’s Badass 50K

Bill’s Badass 50K

Bill’s Badass 50K Background I made the decision to travel back home to visit my family in the latter part of November this year. While sifting through races on ultrasignup I came across Bill’s Badass 50K. This race was not only taking place in the […]

IMTUF 100 Race Report

IMTUF 100 Race Report

Idaho Mountain Trail Ultra Festival 100 Miler Start of IMTUF 100 Over three years had passed since I ran my last 100-mile race in Leadville, Colorado. I chose to make my first race back the IMTUF 100 in McCall, Idaho. The race was touted as […]

Cougar Mountain Marathon

Cougar Mountain Marathon

Craig-Szablewski Wedding PC Johnny Vogel After a nineteen week hiatus from competing in a race, it was finally time to toe the line once again. It was far from an uneventful break however, in the time between races, I passed my PT board exam, traveled […]

White River 50 Miler

White River 50 Miler

By Apryle Craig White River 50 Miler: 25th out of 81 (142/262) 11:27:10 Apryle with Elevation Profile As I laid awake waiting for the alarm to go off, I was both dreading and looking forward to getting out of bed. Our bed was a sauna. […]

Gorge Waterfalls 100K Race Report

Gorge Waterfalls 100K Race Report

Photo Credit: Rainshadow Running Not since my first ultramarathon, the 2012 Leadville 100, have I prepared so intensely for a race. I ran over 1,125 miles since January and put in over 105,000 vertical feet in preparation. Apryle and I discussed the prospect of doing […]

Fort Ebey Trail Marathon & Training Block

Fort Ebey Trail Marathon & Training Block

Leading out the Fort Ebey Marathon The month of January ended with couple of lower mileage weeks in an effort to recover from the high mileage early on. I continued to alternate my runs between the Shoreline and Union Bay/Arboretum. I also threw in some half […]

Race Statistics

Race Statistics

Year     Races      Mileage    Wins     Top 6       Top 122005        43       78.25      2        18           252006        58       97.7       16       40           492007        52       97.7       18       40           442008        51       111.75     […]