The Whistler Alpine Meadows race got my attention as soon as it popped up on my facebook feed as a brand new race to join the Coast Mountain Trail Series. As I’ve progressed with trail running, I have wanted to push the distance and difficulty. The longest trail race distance that I have taken part in so far is roughly 15km, and I’ve been interested in finding longer races. The 25km distance was a great opportunity for me to push the distance on this technical and mountainous terrain.
I’m not going to lie, the last two and half months since the Half Ironman have been pretty low key while I’ve taken some time for myself. It has been nice to take the mind of daily training and enjoy some low-key runs, races, and hiking that I love to enjoy in BC during the summer months. Continue reading