Ultramarathon Daily News and UROY Voting, Wed, Dec 14

Ultramarathon Daily News and UROY Voting

What athletes should eat at fast food restaurants.

Cool insight: Boston Marathon RD Dave McGillvray runs incognito in races to hear what people think, then surprises them when he reveals himself.  

Has anyone else dealt with a sports hernia or Gilmore’s Groin (which is either a stellar band name or an opportunity for a Gilmore Girls spoof) and can help this guy out? My dad had this surgery a few years ago and he’s back to running.

Justin Bieber: Trail Runner?  Cool with me if he finds joy in the same thing I do!  And it sounds like the Biebs has made some surprise appearances at SoCal trail races?  But bro, what’s with the outfit?

I don’t get too much into the diet discussions, but have kept an eye on Tim Noakes and the LCHF debate over the past few years.  Here’s a great explanation as to what’s going on.

Here’s a list of what I brought for the Himalayan 100.  From shoes to bags, this is what worked and what I wish I’d remembered.

This is the best brewery in your state, according to Yelp. Huh?

No ultramarathon content, but helpful to those who still use “cameras”: Five settings you need to know.

Here’s how Jay Friedman voted for the UROY and POY.

You remember when you’d turn in a test in college, then realize what you did wrong that night and wish you could get it back? I’ll admit, that’s how I feel about parts of my UROY ballot.  But here goes, my votes for Female Ultramarathon Runner of the Year:

FEMALE ULTRA RUNNER OF THE YEAR

  1. Kaci Lickteig
  2. Caroline Boller
  3. Pam Smith
  4. Magda Boulet
  5. Katy Nagy
  6. Courtney Dauwalter
  7. Camille Herron
  8. Darcy PIceu Africa
  9. Maggie Guterl
  10. Meghan Arbogast

 

You're awfully quiet back there. Anything to say?