We can't let these get buried, and we've added some new ones at the bottom, so let's recap Funny lines for the back of my tee shirt here. The members of the BRS are quite funny, so be prepared for a ton of laughs.
Changing the running world one odd look at a time. ~ Last Place Jason (BRS Motto)
The road is my custom orthotic. ~ ATL Oso
Barefoot Runners do it with a smile. ~ Barefoot Ramzev
If you are reading this....a barefoot runner just passed you. ~ Bob Do my feet make my butt look big? ~ Gigowiz You should've seen the '09 model. ~ ATL Oso
Well, after such a positive experience running at Surf City 1/2 marathon barefoot as well as great encouragement on here, I have decided to run a full at OC marathon on May 1st, 2016. This left me with 12 weeks of training between the surf city 1/2 marathon I completed on February 7th 2016 and the full I want to complete.
I also figured I'd complete a few races as long run days as my training progressed.
The Orange curtain ultra marathon is a race I had my eye on as it is close to me, very barefoot-able and an easy "dip of the toe" into the ultra world. So, I jumped at the chance when I noticed that they opened a 10k/20k division for friends and family members of the more typical 50k/100k real runners.
The course is along a Southern California bike path that is adjacent to a concrete river system that travels through several cities. This section travels...