Congratulations to Scott Jurek- 2nd place finisher and new American record holder (165.7 miles) at the World Championships held yesterday in France. Excellent showing by the teams- Men's 3rd and Women's 4th.
(picture from http://www.americanultra.org/AUABrive10.htm)
For a great review of the race check out the National_Team_Page.
Maybe I can get half his mileage next year...if I really get after it on the boat.