So I had just finished the fantastic adventure race in Glenwood last weekend. By Tuesday I was trying to determine if I was recovered enough to race yet again this weekend – another adventure race! The Glenwood race was absolutely fantastic – probably my most favorite race EVER. And I get addicted to these fun things, so when I heard there was another one only 2 hours away this weekend, I wanted in!
But I needed to make sure I didn’t over-race like last year, where I spent a full 6 months overtrained/overraced and exhausted (from June through December). But looking at the race webpage, I deemed it an acceptable race for me to use as training because of the following: