Black Canyon 100K Recap

Sarah McMahon
5 min readFeb 24, 2023

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2023 marked the 10th annual running of the Black Canyon 100K. The course is point-to-point (love) with a net downhill (fast), with most of the climbing coming in the second half of the race (ouch).

I ran Black Canyon last year too (last years’ recap is here), and it took me twelve hours and fourteen minutes. Last year, I struggled mightily and had…