[quote]Geezers monitor wrote:
Oh Great! And the geezers went and cut the toes out of his shoes. He needs the support of that toe box. Nice job!
The rubbing from the toe box of his shoes probably contributed to the avulsion of the small toe in recent days when he actually had to run a decent amount. So cutting the toe boxes off was an act or mercy.[/quote]
No it was probably just his stupid fast running sprints he did once awhile. The dumbest thing you can do in a TransCon situation.
I have seen a top competitor DNF, 3 days before a TransCon race finished. It was heartbreaking, stupid and totally avoidable at the same time.
In a multiday race you HAVE TOO even out the stress on your legs as much as you can and that happens with the most even pace not with crazy speed bursts.[/quote]
He may have broke it with the sub-9 minute mile pace he threw in when running with the reddit lady. https://www.strava.com/activities/611109797