Early Pit Stop
|On the road to Furnace Creek Mile 17|
|Stovepipe Mile 42: 8 hours 28 to this point, totally ruined my race|
by starting too quick.
|I spent most of the Darwin to Lone Pine section (mile 90 - 122)|
going less than 2mph. The chaffing I suffered was horrific and
turned the race into an almight slog. When I stopped to meet the crew
was the only respite I could get from the burning blistered skin. I sat down
twice for less than 5 minutes for fear of not getting going again.
|Lone Pine. 13 miles and 5000 feet to climb. Head down, one foot in front of|