We want to thank Malheur National Wildlife Refuge for being so accommodating in allowing towards us on our alternate “Big Day”.
In a deep fielded race, former camper and current staff member, Max King, placed 3rd in the 42KM race among the Alps. Max ran the race in 3:50:49.
Former Steens Camper and current Steens Counselor David Ribich raced in Saturday’s finals of the mens 1500 in the USATF Championships in Sacramento. He qualified with a 3:40.95 in Thursdays semifinals and finished 9th in the finals with a time of 3:45.44.
Steens Mt. Running Campers to receive complimentary pair of Nike Air Zoom Kiger 4’s.
Session One and Session Two Steens Campers will be fitted with a brand new pair of Nike Trail Shoes upon arrival to Camp on July 16 and July 23.
The Nike trail series running shoes, (Kiger and Wildhorse) are named after the Kiger Gorge and Wildhorse Lake, both found on the Steens Mountain.
A reminder to confirmed registered campers: if you haven’t sent your Nike Shoe Size to us, please do so by May 22th. Please refer to the email you were sent to order your shoes. Remember these Nike Air Zoom Kiger 4 Shoes will be given to you at Camp.
The tagline on Runner’s World says it all:
“At age 43 and with an 11-month-old baby, Melody Fairchild charts her own course back to the top” [source]
Way to go Meadowlark!