Caesars Camp 100 Miler

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AndrewSmith    pirate
22/04/2012 at 21:00
Ben Davies 15 wrote (see)
How tough is this course?

I could sum it up with one sentance

"It would be nice to get to a hill!"

23/04/2012 at 11:55
AndrewUK I found the link - stops at ~81miles because this watch ran out of battery.
23/04/2012 at 19:35


That's very kind of you.

 I read your report on that race a couple of months ago. I'm in awe! 

 Many thanks again. I'll be taking a trip over the next week or two to see what trouble I'm in. 

24/04/2012 at 09:53
No probs. I found the recce last week quite tough. As strange as it sounds the race didnt seem as hilly!. Having a bad memory has its uses!
24/04/2012 at 10:19
Daz wrote (see)
No probs. I found the recce last week quite tough. As strange as it sounds the race didnt seem as hilly!. Having a bad memory has its uses!

I was planning to back down around August time..but maybe I won't if its tougher than I remember

20/05/2012 at 23:49

Like Henks latest email.

Slowest time within the 28 hour cut in the 100 miler will be next years cut off.

21/05/2012 at 09:03

So the race is going to get harder and harder every year then !

21/05/2012 at 10:19

sounds just like Henk, too many finishing just makes him angry 

21/05/2012 at 11:11

I was just thinking that he's mellowing with age

AndrewSmith    pirate
22/05/2012 at 10:39

If mellowing means 'likes to dish it out but can't take it himself!' then yes, he is getting more and more precious!

22/05/2012 at 12:47

Slowest time will  be mine 27:59 Next year will be a walk in the park.

24/05/2012 at 20:46

I've finally found the time to do a lap of the course tomorrow morning, well that's as long as I get up at 4:30 and drive for an hour.

I'm really looking forward to see if it's as hilly as I'm led to believe.

24/05/2012 at 22:55

One lap no, but  after 5 or 6 then yes


25/05/2012 at 16:51

I went round this morning and many thanks to Daz for the GPX file which made it very easy to follow.

I can confirm it is hilly and stunning in the early morning sun!

I now know what I've got to do over the next 148 days.

27/05/2012 at 08:46

Decided to throw myself in at the deep end and will sign up for this my first 100 miler have started runnin again this year after a two year break. Of course usual leg issues as they scream due to lack of use for 2 years but ran a 26 mile training run yesterday so all systems go!!.... love the fact the race is 10 mile loops having run 50 mile races in the past and could never master navigation... head down and keep running in a straight line was my way!

29/05/2012 at 20:23

Just read Daz's race report - inspiring stuff! I have entered the 50 & hope to do a recce sometime. Thanks for the garmin connect link

Only done 1 ultra (Marlborough) so a bit daunted but excited at the same time. I'm also pleased at the looped course as hopefully I wont get lost like at Marlborough!

26/06/2012 at 20:45

1st run of many run over Caesars Camp tonight...looking very nice. No Country Western music thou - maybe next time I`ll take the ipod.

21/08/2012 at 10:05

Noticed this thread has slipped a couple of pages back! This race is next up for me... 8 weeks to go I think? How is everyone going?

21/08/2012 at 19:06

Looking forward to it mate.  You feeling better after the Lakes?

21/08/2012 at 19:22

back running again now... 8 weeks to get myself sorted! Going to throw in a few track sessions to see if I can be fast enough to keep up You must fancy a shot at the CR after NDW? Looked like you were going well through Box Hill.

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