Experience the Adventure
"The joy of life comes from our encounters with new experiences, and hence there is no greater joy than to have an endlessly changing horizon, for each day to have a new and different sun”
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FREAKY FAST: CARON DELIVERS ON DECLARATION AT GHOST TRAIN
Guided by the glow of their headlamps, Caron and Soutiea sprinted into Camp Tevya side by side, Soutiea’s voice rattling the tents of support crews as he barked out encouragement to Caron. Arms pumping and knees lifting high, Caron dashed through the camp, through the covered bridge and back through camp. He pumped his fist in the air as he crossed the finish line to a roar of applause.
Final time: 13:50:43. Caron had just run one of the fastest 100-mile performances in the world for 2017.
CARON NAMED 2017 USATF-NEW ENGLAND ULTRA CHAMPION
Fresh off of a flight home from Yellowstone National Park the day before, Patrick Caron shook off the jet leg by rocketing through the Ragged 50K course on Sunday, Aug. 13, in Danbury, N.H.
Caron, 20, of Needham, Mass., was the lone runner out of 96 finishers to complete the course in less than five hours. Starting at Mt. Sunapee, runners covered approximately 33 miles and climbed more than 6,000 feet while making their way to the finish line at Ragged Mountain Resort.