Originally Posted by NewChief
I'd been doing like 10 milers pretty regularly at one time. I decided I was going to do a 13 miler at Devi's Den, thinking it wasn't that much different. Little did I realize that it was also on some of the most strenuous trail I'd ever done with huge elevation gains. I was probably 10 miles in when I bonked hard core. It ended up taking me like 3.5 hours to do it. I felt like shit for days afterwards.
Actually felt pretty good on the boxing. I'm surprised. We'll see how I feel tomorrow.
Before last April, I had never run more than a mile, and I hadn't even done that in 20 years. I'm pretty proud of myself.