The Javelina Jundred: Desert Magic

...Which is how I found myself running sub-9 minute/mile pace at mile 58 of a 100 mile race. Hi, my name is Clare, and I'm a dumbass...

Bear Chase 50 Miler: An Ultra Redemption

...In previous races, this sort of situation might have shoved me instantly into Negative Nancy mode. I would have gotten upset and essentially given up on the rest of the race, probably slowing to a shuffling walk and just beating myself up for the next 20 miles until the finish. This time, I just went straight into problem-solving mode...