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Carl Gammon's Race Report

Carl Gammon came into HURT this year with high hopes of finishing. This is his story. For those who don't know, Carl used to live here and ran with HURT in the early days. 

Click here to read his report.

Carl, I hope your ankle heals quickly and you can get back out on it.



Go ahead and run in bare feet. Please!

I'm ruminating.  Which means I am not trying to sell anything except a hard time.   And I usually just give that away.   But I'm bothered by the recent slew of bare foot running articles by people who don't seem to know their feet from their anal sphincter.   The most recent article was about Kenyan runners who do so much better running in bare feet as they put less stress on their legs and knees.  ....Hey I did POSE.  I was a Track star...well in high school.....it took me forever to learn to run on my heels and that was at the age of about 28.   So I understand what is being said.  

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Saturday Training/HURT Potluck 1-30-10

Aloha Athletes !

This Saturday you have the wonderful opportunity to have a workout, eat some great food and visit with friends. So, plan to meet at the entrance to Hoomaluhia Botanical Garden this Saturday morning at 7:00 am. You can do repeats in the Garden or go up to Pali Lookout and back, then bring your car to the equestrian area inside the Garden around 10 am, along with something good to eat for potluck. It's suggested that you also bring a chair and some bug spray. Unfortunately it's looking like I'll have to miss this fun event due to a trip to the mainland. Have fun !  I'll miss you guys !  Don

2010 HURT 100 Photographs from Peter Daspit

IMG_1923 As many of you saw at the dinner on Monday, Peter Daspit got some great photos during the race this past weekend.

From Peter:

"If folks want the original 4 mb files resolution files for some nefarious purpose, or if they have something else I can help them out with, or just want to tell me I made their nose look too big/small, they can contact me at peterdaspit at hotmail dot com and I'll try to help them out."

You can view these photos by clicking the links below. Remember you can click on the first thumbnail photo and then it will enlarge and you can click through each album like a slide show.

Also at the bottom of each page of thumbnails there are arrows to click to the next page in the album.

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