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Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Andorra Ultra Trail: My Checklist

This was my checklist, feel free to comment.  I really have no idea of what I was getting myself into . . . it was AWESOME!!!  Over prepared as always . . . but I finished!

Red = Required

Green = Things I would change or add

Needs for the Start of the Race

MY Pack: UltrAspire Fastpack

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In My Pack

In-my-Pack

  • 2 bottles filled water / UCAN
  • Poncho (heavy rain / Maybe Rain?)
  • Spandex Hat Light Weight
  • Gloves
  • Wind breaker
  • Pants (Warm / Montbell Wind Pants/ Rain?)
  • Reading Glasses (maps – I am old)
  • EXTRA REI Long sleeve shirt vs Short sleeve
  • Space Blanket
  • Emergency backup light
  • bag with 2 Wet Wipes
  • bag with 2 Napkins
  • Sunglasses
  • Whistle
  • First Aide Kit
    • ACE Bandage (strapping)
    • Tweezers
    • Mole Skin
    • Medical Tape
    • Tiny pocket knife
    • Bag with Vaseline (feet)

Food

  • X2 Energy Blasts
  • X3 Stinger Coconut Bar
  • X4 Stinger Waffles
  • X3 Vespa Concentrate
  • X1 Vespa Jr
  • X4 UCAN Packets
  • Water in a disposable bottle for the start

Wearing

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Drop Bag #1

Drop Bag #2

  • Portable Duracell USB Battery recharger (for watch)
  • Poles (for emergency use only)
  • Sun Block
  • Extra windbreaker
  • Extra poncho
  • Extra Injinji Lightweight Toe Socks
  • Extra Liner Socks
  • Bag-o-Vaseline
  • Extra Gloves
  • Extra Surf Shorts
  • Extra Warm pants
  • Extra short sleeve shirt
  • Extra REI long sleeve shirt
  • Extra Bike-Length Underwear
  • Extra Medical Kit
    • mole skin
    • band aides
    • tape medical
  • 1- Garbage Bag (keep drop-bag dry)
  • Extra AAA & AA Batteries
  • Extra Rag
  • Extra Ziplock bag with Wet Wipes
  • Extra Bag with Napkins
  • Extra Bottle
  • Extra Bladder bag (bottle bag)
  • Extra Pair Hoka Stinson Evos (maybe add)

    Food
  • X2 Energy Blasts
  • X3 Stinger Coconut Bar
  • X4 Stinger Waffles
  • X3 Vespa Concentrate
  • X1 Vespa Jr
  • X5 UCAN Packets
  • Water in a disposable bottle for the start

EXTRAs Bag

  • Sewing kit

 

A Few Days Leading up to the Race

  • Cut toenails
  • Charge batteries
  • Phone
  • Camera
  • Watch
  • Battery Pack
  • Check Gear List

Night before the race

  • Put batteries in headlamp
  • Check Gear List
  • Measure Drink Mix
  • Check Weather & Adjust gear

2 comments:

Jill said...

Wow! Did all that fit on an overhead carry-on bag? :)

Good luck - can't wait to hear about it!

Johann said...

Awesome list. All the best!

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