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Old 13 March 2016, 22:30
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The Barkley Marathons

Great documentary available on Netflix about an ultra-marathon in the hills of Tennessee. The race is 100-130 miles long, ascends and descends more than 59,000 ft, and must be completed in under 60 hours. Very inspirational and well told story.
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Old 30 January 2018, 10:01
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Watching this now . One of the participants must be former or current Ranger bat. As he is wearing black shirt with scroll on it.
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Old 30 January 2018, 10:05
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There is another one over in the Cascades called the Big Foot 200. The trend seems to be to keep going farther and farther. I wonder if there is a physiological max?
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I have a friend who's wife does these things. Crazy 100mi stuff. As per SOP he gets no sympathy from us, we tell him she's running off sexual frustration.
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Old 30 January 2018, 10:35
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That was a very well done documentary. We greatly enjoyed watching their pain and suffering while snacking on the couch. I'm sure some of my former soldiers are glad I didn't see that before I retired. I used to love throwing a good sufferfest.
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Old 30 January 2018, 20:50
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I thought this was covered here? Good Doc. LOL, what’s up with the “Rangers” who couldn’t even get close to finishing it?
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Excellent show. I got all into adventure racing, did the 1st Eco Challenge, and have several 50K and 50mi under my belt. Watching this gave me phantom joint pain, and reminded me why I don't do that stupid shit anymore. Very well done, and they captured the suck factor alright.
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