Olympic runner Kara Goucher competing in Leadville Trail Marathon

  • For the same reasons ordinary runners make the move from roads to trails, it turns out.
  • The trails offer a new challenge, though, not to mention the majestic scenery of Colorado’s mountains.
  • It’s very intimidating, coming from the roads; intimidating to have different shoes, to be on your hands and crawling up mountains and coming down slow.

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