Runner: Justin Huff
Race Date: 7/17/2021
Location: Alger, WA
Results: https://ultrasignup.com/results_event.aspx?did=85077 – but I got 2nd OA
Strava Activity Link: https://www.strava.com/activities/5642938253
3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most?
Small, well supported race on awesome trails
Not so much – Aspects of the race that didn’t do it for you
Weird factor – What’s the weirdest thing about this race?
Oysters at the first aid station!
Highlights of your race – What did you do well and enjoy about your race in particular?
I think I did a decent job pacing, but kicking it into gear at the end.
Lessons for others – Share your pro-tips on the race to help the next runner
It’s a hilly course all the way to the end — pace yourself!
Aesthetics – Is it a pretty course?
Yup! Great views of the water and islands
Difficulty – Is it a tough course?
Yeah, hard, but not crazy.
Organized and well run – Did it feel like a well-oiled machine or were they flying by the seat of their pants?
Very. Well run and not frantic. Course was well marked.
Aid Stations – Standard fare or anything special to know about the aid stations in terms of what’s available or when?
Standard except for the oysters 🙂