17 Jan 2014

Sophie Speidel

2014 H.U.R.T. 100 Results

While many of us picked our way across cold and snowy Massanutten rocks last weekend, a few of our members dodged the famous Banyan roots on the H.U.R.T. 100 course in sunny Hawaii.

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15 Dec 2013

Sophie Speidel

VHTRC Shines In Hellgate Weather

In what RD David Horton gleefully described as “Hellgate Weather” (snow at night, sleet, freezing rain and rain all day), our VHTRC members demonstrated true grit and perseverance

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16 Nov 2013

Sophie Speidel

Trail Runner Magazine’s “Top Trail Running Clubs in the U.S.”

The VHTRC was listed among the top 12 trail running clubs in the U.S. by Trail Runner magazine.

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3 Nov 2013

Sophie Speidel

VHTRC Women Represent at Masochists

2013 will be remembered as the year our club women once again dominated the local ultra scene.

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14 Oct 2013

Sophie Speidel

VHTRC Takes On The Trilogy

While many eyes were focused on the record numbers attempting Hot TWOT last weekend, another merry band of VHTRC runners were romping through the rain and mud across the mountains in West Virginia at the WVMTR’s Trilogy.

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12 Oct 2013

Sophie Speidel

Robin Watkins is second at Double Ironman

2013 MMT women’s champ Robin Watkins finished the USA Ultra Double Ironman triathlon (” Double Anvil Ironman” in Tri-speak) at rainy Lake Anna State Park on Saturday in 28:51.

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16 Sep 2013

Sophie Speidel

Holdaways, Baker finish Wastach 100

The father-son duo of Jeff and Chris Holdaway finished the Wasatch Front 100 last weekend in 34:46. About ten minutes later, in 34:55, Matt Baker also finished.

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11 Sep 2013

Sophie Speidel

Neal Gorman runs a FKT on TWOT

Neal reported on his blog that he set a Fastest Known Time (FKT) on The Wild Oak Trail (TWOT).

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11 Sep 2013

Sophie Speidel

Bob Gaylord finishes Haliburton Forest 100

With crew and pacing support from his groupies, aka “Team Gaylord,” Bob Gaylord finished the Haliburton Forest 100 in Canada last weekend.

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8 Sep 2013

Sophie Speidel

VHTRC Women Dominate Odyssey Races

On a bluebird late summer day at Douthat State Park, the Blue Train women represented the club in fine fashion with podium finishes in the Odyssey Trail Marathon and 40 miler. Sophie Speidel and Stephanie Wilson went 2-3 in the 40 miler, and Gaby Gorman set the female course record in the marathon with a time of 4:11.

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