Race Read: 7 Sisters Trail Race Report by Brian Klein

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Your Author: Brian Klein, different day, flatter race. Your Author: Brian Klein, different day, flatter race.

Editors Intro: Today’s guest post comes from Top Gun Brian Klein. I met Brian a few years ago through November Project in Boston, as I tried to keep up with him on the hills, steps, and track! He’s a badass runner, triathlete, and rower, and is always wearing Red, White, & Blue. After learning that Brian was racing the 7 Sisters Trail Race in Amherst, Massachusetts, I begged him for a race report, so I could gain some reconnaissance about the difficult single-track race. Seeing the relentless climbing in course elevation profile makes me salivate.  

Take it away Brian:

What’s billed as a 12 mile race, and may actually be less given that most GPS watches clock it at 10.5 miles, lasts about as long as a marathon. Having previously hiked the race course several times I knew what terrain we would be seeing for…

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