Melanie Fryar and I charging up the hill (okay we were totally chit chatting)..the power came on the 3rd lap ! hooray!...for winning the USA 50 mile Champs :) My first Ultra, and with a course RECORD!!! Lovin' life :) Huge thanks to my buddy Ryan Woods for his advice, Saucony for the gear, and my awesome, supportive boyfriend Wyatt Yates for helping make this happen :) ..not to mention Dr. Jeremy Rodgers of Colorado Sports Chiropractic for keeping my body functioning! time 7:25:41 (previous record 8:09) 7th overall!!!