Leona Divide 50K: Mike Gibbons
Mike Gibbons is new to ultra running and is quickly accumulating 50K medals in the state of California. He finished 7th OA at Leona Divide 50k.
What was your last race? Angeles National Forest Trail Race
How far was it? Was it a new distance? 50K, ANF race was first time running 50K
How long have you been running consistently? 5+years
What made you sign up for this race? Terrain, location, recommendation? Location and race history. I also ran this race with two other friends.
What did you eat the most at the aid stations? Potatos, fruit, and salt.
High moment? Finishing
Low moment? Mile 15-20
Do you listen to music? If yes, what's your song of the moment? No Music
Would you do it again? Yes, of course.
What race is next? Kodiak 50K
What shoes did you wear? Hoka One One Evo Mufasa
What race vest did you use? UD Mountain
Thanks so much Mike! Welcome to the world of ultras, we’re happy you’re here! You can follow Mike on instagram @mgibbons212.