If you'd like to read about why I decided to run this trail and about some of my preparation please check out the two blog post I wrote before the run. You don't need to have read them to read this one though.Blog post 1: Announcing my intentionBog post 2: One week before the start [...]
Ouachita Trail FKT Attempt: One Week out!
In exactly one week I'll be on day one of my female fastest known time (FKT) attempt on the 223- mile Ouachita Trail that starts in Oklahoma at Talimena State Park and ends in Arkansas at Pinnacle Mountain State Park. You can read my original announcement HERE. I have a team of 12 people and [...]
Calling My Shot: Taking on The Big OUaCH Run
Picture courtesy of https://relishhikes.com/ouachita-trail In April 2019, I was able to cheer on my friend's Tara and Don as they tackled an ultra on the Arkansas portion of the Ouachita Trail. Conditions were not ideal- wet & cold- but they both dug deep and crossed the finish line. As a crew, we were able to [...]