28 Jul '17, 6pm

On The Shoulders Of Giants: Meghan Hicks's Bob Graham Round Report

Lastly and most importantly, I had the whole-dang Lake District (and beyond) seemingly on my side. Long-time iRunFar friend and contributing writer Morgan Williams is a BGR finisher and the Bob Graham Round 24-Hour Club’s secretary. When Bryon and I pulled the trigger on our Lake District trip, Morgan sounded the starting bell of the BGR’s ornate support network by calling his friends Steve and Wynn Cliff , who have supported hundreds of BGR and other big-round attempts in the U.K. With the combination of Morgan and his family, Steve and Wynn and their friend network, and a couple people who I know around England (or who’d be nearby at the right time), we developed a legion of support. I’d never seen anything like this before, such a large group of people dedicating more than an entire day to someone else’s running cause. Now that I’ve been through the BGR experience, thou...

Full article: http://www.irunfar.com/2017/07/on-the-shoulders-of-giants...

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irunfar.com 27 Jul '17, 8pm

Lastly and most importantly, I had the whole-dang Lake District (and beyond) seemingly on my side. Long-time iRunFar frien...