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3819 Views 1 Reply Latest reply: Jul 20, 2012 9:35 AM by lenzlaw
love2B Rookie 4 posts since
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Jul 20, 2012 3:36 AM

How to find a pacer for an ultra?

Hello all!


I recently found out that we are allowed to have pacers for the last 24 miles of a 50 mile ultra that I'll be running in August. I don't have any close friends that run ultras. How do you find a pacer? Are there any good online resources for such a thing?


Thank you for your time!


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  • lenzlaw Community Moderator 10,539 posts since
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    1. Jul 20, 2012 9:35 AM (in response to love2B)
    How to find a pacer for an ultra?

    Your pacers don't have to be ultra runners. For instance, you might find 3 friends who can pace you for 8 miles each.  This is a little bit dependent on the course layout, and finding convenient places for the pacers to meet you.




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