Palmers Pond 50K. aka Palmer’s Creek. aka LOL. aka Kid in a Candy Store.
I wasn’t sure whether or how to write this race report. But I gave it a shot, because some important things happened. I’ll skip a lot of details, but please see the RD’s announcement and course description, Sheila’s (the female winner) great recap, Eric’s perspective, and here’s some Strava data. Usually my race reports are pretty objective, analyzing the performance and the technical details; a chronological, factual description of the day. This one turned out a little different, because the experience was pretty unique. Sorry, but it resisted editing, so here it is, a sort of stream of consciousness… Read more