How does training for a 90km run look like?

How does training for a 90km run look like?

We have to start by saying that on Saturday 10th of October, at approximately between 10am to 10:30am, Manuel and I where crossing the finish line of the Chicago marathon. Manuel was finishing his second marathon ever and I was qualifying to the Boston marathon 2017. Neither Manuel, nor me knew by then that in just two and a half months we where going to be out in the desert attempting to run 90 km...

The Process

The Process

Three days ago, I ran around 56 miles (90 km) through the coast of the Sonoran Desert, right through Seri territory. Undertaking an endeavor such as this, naturally makes one think deeply about life and things relating to it. I went into some deep moments of meditation while moving one foot after the other (and while feeling I was physically dying), for over 8 hours in total. As if that weren’t enough to stir things up within my spirit, it’s 45 minutes before my 28th birthday. And the one thing I can’t stop thinking about is The Process.