AO: Eagles Landing

When: 07/23/2021


Number of Pax: 6

Pax Names: Alliance, Hot Lips, Kipling, Kodak, Rancid, Tron,

Number of FNGS: 0

FNG Names:

QIC: Kodak

The BackBlast:

Six met ITG for a Kodak-led elevation training. One thing YHC loves is trail runs and the hillier, the better. Problem is – hard to train for elevation in these great-plains states.

Conditions – 74 degrees, 95% humidity


  • SSH (IC)
  • Mountain Man Poopers
  • Mtn Climbers
  • Breakdancers
  • Thoracic Stretch
  • Fellowship run in the neighborhood to set the 800m course.


The Thang : 800m / Lunge walk Partner Work

  • Partner 1 runs the course while P2 begins to lunge walk
  • Flip/Flop when P1 catches up to P2’s progress.
  • Group completed 5 total laps; one group completed additional lunges, other group completed an extra lap
  • Mosey back to AO

Endex : Flutter Kicks, Abductor movement (R/L)

Circle of Trust
Don’t let the fear of failing keep you from trying something hard. You’ll either succeed in a new accomplishment or learn something valuable in the process. (Failure is the best education)
I recently saw a “Hard-Rock 100” finisher’s post where he rolled into town 2 minutes before the 50 hour cut-off. In his post, he dwelled on the fact that he was DFL and wanted to try a diff strategy next time. What struck me was how the running community wrapped around him with encouragement – “A DFL is so much better than a DNS!
/Kodak Out!


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