Dirt in your skirt blog

Posted on July 25, 2016 by Margaret Schlachter
Killington has long been known as the Beast of the East, well before Spartan Race stepped foot on the mountain. As one of the highest peaks in Vermont for years, it has been a hikers delight and also a stop on the Long Trail and AT. Last year Killington Boot......
Posted on February 12, 2015 by Margaret Schlachter
Winter and obstacle racing in my experience have been two opposite things until this past weekend. After a life spent searching out winter, the change of searching out summer has been a welcome change. Last week I made the trek back to the east coast for the Shale Hill 8-Hour......
Posted on June 10, 2013 by Margaret Schlachter
It’s been just about a week since I returned to Utah after traveling to Vermont to attempt my first 100-miler at the Peak Ultra. The full race report will show up soon at irunfar.com so instead of rewriting what happened. The one sentence recap, I DNF’d at 60 miles at......