The most scenic marathon I’ve completed to date.

A little over a year ago, my friend Jeff and I were mapping out our 50 states quest. I wanted to mark another state off the list by heading to a cool city. He wanted to travel and complete a marathon somewhere scenic. And so, in April 2011, we found ourselves on a plane headed towards Salt Lake City, UT.

We got what we came for. The city is full of amazing and historical architecture, all while being surrounded by snow-capped mountains. For this flat-land Midwesterner it was breathtaking. Continue reading