Zero to Vasaloppet in 30 days

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Zero to Vasaloppet in 30 days

Post by trotro » Fri Apr 19, 2019 12:42 pm

thought this might be interesting

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Re: Zero to Vasaloppet in 30 days

Post by Pat » Sat Apr 20, 2019 6:34 am

Yeah thanks -- that was fun to watch and we've all been there in some event -- hiking, trail running, marathoning or long ski event. Hope everyone is well.


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Re: Zero to Vasaloppet in 30 days

Post by Neuro » Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:04 pm

Yeah that was fun. Impressive time too. Never got to see much of his final skistyle though.

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Re: Zero to Vasaloppet in 30 days

Post by JeffOYB » Thu Apr 25, 2019 3:33 pm

Yeah I just saw this! He had a great fun attitude but... It drove me NUTS! The poor sap never got a single class or seemed to try to learn the first thing about HOW to ski! Every now and then somebody gave him a lame word of advice who he happened across. ...Tho in his actual event he skied w 2 ppl who seemed to know what they're doing. Oddly, his "theme" was doing this race with "no training." it wasn't that he had no training -- it's that he had no skill or help or classes or coaching or friends that he skied with. it was like he was skiing in a vacuum. no youtube. no books. ugh!!!
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