2009 MMT Photo Update

A lazy, hazy morning on the Shenandoah river Ferns along the “trail” into the Gap Creek aid station. (Can you […]

By on May 17, 2009 | Comments

MMT 100 Massanutten Shenandoah RiverA lazy, hazy morning on the Shenandoah river

Gap Creek aid station MMTFerns along the “trail” into the Gap Creek aid station. (Can you find the trail?)
Mario Raymond 2009 MMT MassanuttenMario Raymond along the same trail. (Can you find the ferns?)
Greg Loomis Gap Creek MMT 100 MassanuttenA smiling Greg Loomis at Gap Creek 1
MMT 100 Massnutten Bobby Gill Keith KniplingThree happy trails
(l-r: Bobby Gill, rock-free MMT single-track, Keith Knipling)
Visitors Center MMT 100A fan eagerly awaiting the arrival of a runner at the Visitors Center AS

Adam Casseday MMT 100 MassanuttenLove among the rocks
[Trail Goat Note: This picture of Adam and Kadra Casseday struck me
for the obvious adoration Adam shows for Kadra amidst his suffering.]
A late afternoon break in the weather

A braided redbud with locust doppelganger

Bonus iPhone Photos:
All the photos you’ve seen in the other iRunFar 2009 Updates were taken on an iPhone. Here are a few other iPhone photos that didn’t make it into an earlier update.
Amy Sproston MMT 100 MassanuttenAmy Sproston, the 2008 AND 2009 MMT women’s champion, at Camp Roosevelt
A car-bound view of the day’s first storm

Glen Redpath MMT 100 MassanuttenSecond place finisher Glen Redpath at 211 East.

We hope you enjoyed this photo update and all of iRunFar’s 2009 MMT Updates. Please let us know how we can improve our future updates.] ]>

Bryon Powell

Bryon Powell is the Founding Editor of iRunFar. He’s been writing about trail running, ultrarunning, and running gear for more than 15 years. Aside from iRunFar, he’s authored the books Relentless Forward Progress: A Guide to Running Ultramarathons and Where the Road Ends: A Guide to Trail Running, been a contributing editor at Trail Runner magazine, written for publications including Outside, Sierra, and Running Times, and coached ultrarunners of all abilities. Based in Silverton, Colorado, Bryon is an avid trail runner and ultrarunner who competes in events from the Hardrock 100 Mile just out his front door to races long and short around the world, that is, when he’s not fly fishing or tending to his garden.