With over 20 founding members running at the Tahoe Rim Trail (TRT) Endurance Runs, the Donner Party Mountain Runners will be well represented at our backyard ultra! Live tracking will be available this year at Lapio (click here).
TRT 50k Runners
Sharon Fong – Going for her 6th TRT 50k finish
Kathy Hess – On her hometown course for the second time
JP Prince – Going for his 2nd TRT 50k
Ben Tedore – First TRT 50k; won both Silver State and Lost Sierra 50k’s last year!
TRT 50-mile Runners
Gretchen Brugman – Multiple strong finishes in the 50M and 100M at TRT, finished 3rd at San Diego 100 in June
Peter Fain – Multiple podium finishes at TRT events; 50k course record holder
Abe Haen – First 50 miler!
Jennifer Hemmen – Ran her first 100-miler at Bryce just last month
Nick Martin – First 50 miler… unless his first baby comes sooner!
Daniela Porri – First 50 miler!
Jenelle Potvin – Her 1st TRT 50 miler
Joel Tebbutt – Recently won the Putty-Tat course at the Me-Ow Marathons
TRT 100-mile Runners
Paul Berquam – First 100-miler!
Jeff Brown – First 100-miler!
Carrie Hyatt – Going for her 3rd TRT 100 finish
Kynan & Laura Matz – Husband-wife team looking for their first 100-mile finish
Helen Pelster – First 100-miler!
Scott Salisberry – Running his second 100-miler just one month after finishing his first at Western States!
Joe Sellner – 2nd TRT100 finish; also doing TRT200
Chaz Sheya – Going for his 3rd TRT100 finish