Tag Archives: hills

Shadow of the Giants (1998 June 6) Fish Camp CA

DSC00130-footprint-in-snow

Summary Nice grassy meadows, some patches of snow, some gravelly service roads. Everyone else rushed to remove their shoes after the race. I didn’t wear any. My feet felt great – after I finished soaking them… Statistics 50.00 Kilometer 06:15:00 … read more

Napa Valley Trail Marathon (1998 April 4) Calistoga CA

My First Barefoot Marathon …and the second marathon of my life, 10 and a half years after finishing my first marathon (with shoes), and deciding I never needed to do that again! Statistics 26.20 Mile 04:34:00 Personal Record (official time) … read more

Road Less Traveled 10-mile Trail Race (1997 May 17) Chino Hills CA

Ken Bob's bare front, Road Less Traveled 10-Mile Trail Run

Summary Two roads diverged in a wood, and I– I took the one less traveled by, And that has made all the difference – Robert Frost Saturday I ran my first competitive race in over 7 years. It was a … read more