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[pct-l] the jmt runners....



Hi All,

    I'm not so charitable or supportive or something. Anyway I was sort of
hoping someone would stick out his/her foot and trip them as they ran past
on the trail. Let the runners do their marathon endurance runs somewhere
other than the wilderness. My 2.

John

tom hopkins wrote:

> I checked the webpage this evening on the 4 guys who were trying to run
> the John Muir Trail in four days. They were trying to go from Yosemite
> Valley to Red's Meadows[57 miles and lots of elevation gain] in one day
> and then run 3 equally difficult days. I ached for them just reading the
> plan. They quit at Red's Meadows. It sounded like they kind of split up
> and arrived at different times. Hey, at least they tried. I barely made
> the same trip in 16 days and thought I was moving right along!
> Tom in Sacramento