Saturday, February 12, 2011

Tunes for Racing

Here are my favorite racing tunes (Band-Song).
1. The Prodigy-Firestarter
2. Arcade Fire-No Cars Go
3. The Dandy Warhols-We used to be friends
4. Eminem-Without Me
5. Eminem-Lose Yourself
6. Front 242-Headhunter, Vol. 1.0
7. Fuck Buttons-Surf Solar (7" Edition)
8. Ghostland Observatory-Heavy Heart
10. Holy Fuck-Royal Gregory
11. Imperial Teen-Ivanka
12. Kasabian-Empire
13. Kasabina-Club Foot
14. Kasabina-Underdog
15. The Kills-Getting Down
16. The Kooks-Ooh La
17. LCD Soundsystem-Daft Punk is playing at my house
18. M.I.A.-Bamboo Banga
19. M.I.A.-Paper Planes
20. Maps-It Will Find You
21. MGMT-Kids (Soulwax Remix)
22. Miike Snow-Silvia (Roboberget Remix)
23. Nine Inch Nails-Closer
24. Oakenfold-Ready, Steady, Go
25. Oh No Ono-Eleanor Speakes (Karibou Remix)
26. Passion Pit-Sleepyhead
27. Portishead-The Rip
28. Portishead-Machine Gun
29. The Postal Service-Such Great Heights
30. Radiiohead-Reckoner
31. Rage Aginst the Machine-Bulls On Parade
32. The Rapture-House of jelous lovers
33. The Rapture-Don Gon Do it
34. Rinôçérôse-Cubicle (edit)
35. Robert Shaw; Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus-Orff: Carmina Burana - Introduction, Fortune, Empress Of The World (#1, 2)
36. The Rosebuds-Boxcar
37. The Rosebuds-Shake Our Tree
38. Sea Wolf-You're a wold
39. Silversun Pickups-Well thought Out Twinkles
40. Silversun Pickups-Little Lover's So Polite
41. Silversun Pickups-Common Reactor
42. Silversun Pickups-Lazy Eye (Jason Bentley Remix)
43. Silversun Pickups-Panic Switch
44. Smashing Pumkins-Ava Adore
45. Starlight Mints-Paralyzed
46. Supergrass-Moving
47. Soulja Boy Tell 'Em-Crank That (Soulja Boy)
48. T.I. Feat. Wyclef Jean-You Know What It Is
49. Teddybears-Automatic Lovers
50. Tegan and Sara-Back In Your Head (Tiesto Remix Edit)
51. Tiësto-Traffic
52. Travis-Sing
53. U2-Vertigo
54. Walter Meego-Keyhole
55. White Rabbits-The Plot
56. 50 Cent-In da Club
57. Beastie Boys-Intergalactic
58. Avi Buffalo-Truth Sets In
59. Beck-Timebomb
60. The Black Keys-Tighten Up
61. Bush-Everything Zen
62. Citizen Cope-Let the Drummer Kick

Thursday, December 30, 2010

Ultra Running Highlights of 2010

Here are my picks for Ultra Performances of the Year that caught my attention this year.
Mike Wardian - 3rd Overall in the 100K & 50K World Championship.
1st at the USA T&F 50K Road National Championship.
3rd at the Marathon Des Sables.
Scott Jurek - 2nd Overall at the 24 Hour World Championship and setting new American Record.
Geoff Roes - 1st Overall Western States 100
Todd Braje - 1st Overall at the USA T&F 100 Mile Trail and USA T&F 50 Mile Road Championship. [New Course Record in both events]
Anton Krupicka - 1st Overall USA T&F 50 Mile Trail Championship [New Course Record], 1st at Miwok 100K.
Zach Gingerich - 1st Overall at Umstead 100 in 13:23 [Fastest time in USA for 100 Miles this year].
Fire & Ice award!!!
1st Overall at Badwater and 1st Overall at Arrowhead [New Course Record].
[Both races 135 miles. One is the hottest race in the continental US the other is the coldest of that distance.]

My performances this year.
7th Overall USA T&F 50K Road National Championship.
2nd Overall West Highland Way [95 mile trail race in Scotland].
12th Overall Austin Marathon.
19th Overall Akron Marathon.
3rd Overall Buckeye Trail 50K.
5th Overall Buckeye Half Marathon, 1st Master.
2th Overall USA T&F 100 Mile Trail National Championship, 1st Master & Masters Course Record.
5th Overall USA T&F 50 Mile Road National Championship. 2nd Master

Saturday, January 2, 2010

My results from 2009

These are the races I did this past year.
I think I got them all.

Austin Marathon, 13th Overall 2:46:09
Road Race

USA Track & Field 50K National Championship
4th Overall, 3:21:36
Road Race

Way Too Cool 50K, 62 Overall, 4:34:21

Shamrock 15K (SARC), 3rd Overall 57:01
Road Race, Hilly

Boston Marathon. 562nd Overall, 2:51:52
Road Race

Cleveland Marathon, 18th Overall, 2:50:19
Road Race

Western States 100 Mile Endurance Run
40th Overall, 22:29
Trail Race in the mountains

Aurora Fun Run 5K
11th Overall, 16:46

Buckeye Trail 50K
3rd Overall, 4:04
Trail Race

Burning River 100 Mile Endurance Run
1st Overall, 16:16
Trail Race

Perfect 10 Miler
15th Overall, 59:03

Groundhog 50K
2nd Overall, 4:12:24
Trail Race

Aurora Labor Day Classic 5K
1st Overall, 17:19
Road Race

Chicago Marathon, 333 Overall 2:49:25
Road Race, Flat

USA Track & Field Trail Marathon National Championship (Lithia Loop Trail Marathon)
21st Overall, 3:18:57
Trail Race in the mountains