Friday, 13 January 2012

rescuing the runners

Posted by speedygeoff On Friday, January 13, 2012 | 5 comments

"I thought to myself - 'the 1996 race record was safe for another year'."
Even in mid summer: [click on link] what happens when the weather closes in during a mountain ultra!

Radio operators during the ultra: all the runners withdrew or were rescued after the weather set in. Many were suffering from early signs of exposure.

Surfboard or toboggan?

speedygeese track results 12 January
400m
Geoff S
60.66
Emma 67.99

3000m
Andrew
10:56.66
Heidi 11:26.07
Katie 11:35.71
Maria 12:08.18
Mick H 12:08.50
Lucia 12:14.67
Helen 12:18.89
Roger 12:26.77
Bronwyn 12:33.25
Bob 12:57.52
Amanda 13:02.84
Ewen 13:34.93
Ruth 15:35.47

5 comments:

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    1. Ha! Got threaded comments to work at last.

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    2. Except, the time is now 5 hours out. Blogger bug, will be fixed soon?

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  2. So threads now work except the timestamp is wrong

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    1. Wish I could have stuck with Bob. 6.43 P.M. so time for my run!

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