Reverse Ring Participants at Kerry's Portobello Estate
Mike, Pat, and Bob
Ed with one of the 10 bottles of 7-mile wine he brought (get it? 10 bottles...7 mile wine...reverse ring...)
Mike screws himself the night before the Reverse Ring
Michele and Bob
Bur sets up his laptop to track the Reverse Ring runners
Billy Bob (and 6 hands in this picture)
Billy Ted is clearly very excited about his birthday
Blow Billy blow!
Q, Michele, and Bur
Mike Dobies' homemade wine - a new grape variety - PINO noir
And the drinking starts...
Kerry's new favorite drink
More drinking - Bob, Bur, Billy, Q
Finally, some running pictures! Barb and Vicki at the Reverse Ring start
Everyone at the start...hmm..could someone have not actually been there?
Mike Dobies takes an early lead
Billy with Bob and Mike close behind
Mike Broderick stops for photo
Ed is lookin' good!
YakTrax - good on ice and snow, bad on rocks
Kerry starts the Reverse Ring
And she's off!
Q cooks breakfast Saturday morning for a select group of people (no, not the runners! Michele and Bur of course)
Mike tracking Reverse Ring runners and posting live results on the web
Mike using the laser pointer and Q providing the Reverse Ring course description to very few people (like 1 person, this photographer)
Syd is hopefully Kerry will be home soon
Kaya feels in her bones that Kerry may get lost
Reverse Ring volunteers and insane man in hat that just happened to stop by the aid station
Aid station food baking in the sun...yum!
Mike Broderick first into Edinburg
Good job Mike! Looking strong (at least right now)
Kerry coming into Edinburg
K.O. leaving Edinburg with pizza
Mike running to the aid station
Billy pretending to run to the aid station
Billy settles for Gatorade after Q talks him out of eating dirty leaves from a 3-year old potato chip bag found in the woods
Bob faking like he's not hungover from last night
BillyBob at Edinburg
Uh huh...we know how this is going to end
Michele gets water for the aid station
Bob also gets water for the aid station (note that there are 30 gallons of water sitting at Kerry's house but none in any of the volunteers' cars)
Clearly, a slacker...
K.O. comes into Moreland
Mike Dobies at Moreland
Bob, show us your chest you sexy thang!
Billy pretending to run into the aid station again
Vicki peppy and happy as always
Barb looking a little underdressed for this time of the year
Running and donuts - two great things that go great together
Billy, Vicki, Barb, and Sharon
Hey Mike, why don't you leave the car doors open and play music through the stereo all night and see what happens to the battery?
Reverse Ring volunteers ready to help runners before they go on to the finish (or not)
Michele puts the finishing touches on the fire she made at Camp Roosevelt :)
Pat, who really made the camp fire
Camp fire at Roosevelt
Q and Alex at the camp fire
Mike "Stick a fork in me, I'm done" Broderick and surprise guest, Tom Corris
Mike Dobies gets ready for the last 25 miles (some of which were in a snow storm)
Vicki enjoys a hot cup of coffee after deciding that maybe it won't be so fun running all night on icey trails (Sharon in foreground, ran with Barb from Moreland to Camp Roosevelt)
View from Kerry's back deck - early Sunday morning snow storm
Kerry after completing the newly invented "K.O. Ring-a-Ding-Dong-Do" course
BillyBob - 2 of the 3 Reverse Ring finishers
Mike Dobies - The big Reverse Ring Weener
Sunday morning - Mike and BillyBob are at it again
You run all night, drink all morning, eat all day, and then...
This is that same slacker who was sleeping at the Moreland aid station. Geez, does this guy ever do anything?!