THe leadville trail 100 run
Also known as The Race Across The Sky or the LT100 is an ultramarathon held annually on trails and dirt roads near Leadville, Colorado, through the heart of the Rocky Mountains. First run in 1983, runners in the race climb and descend 15,600 feet, with elevations ranging between 9,200–12,620 feet. In most years, fewer than half the starters complete the race within the 30-hour time limit.
Jason Ballard CEO & co-founder of TreeHouse, a home design + performance center focused on sustainability, health, and quality is working to normalize sustainable & healthy homes through the vertical integration of materials, design, and service. He also is an avid distance runner who accepted the challenge to run the Leadville Trail 100. This is a photo journal documenting the heroic feat with his wife, Jenny, and team by his side.