Will jump on a train soon to Arolla for the 2010 Patrouille des glaciers ski mountaineering marathon. I will do the big race (as oposed to the very big): 2000m climb and ski descent, 25km, 55km joggigng equivalent. http://direct.pdg.ch/Fr/ Youtube vid: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LqoQxuyJGwA Regiration and first equipment check until 5pm, 6-8pm security briefings, 8:30-9:30pm dinner, 10pm bus to hotel. 1:45 am wake up, 2am bus to race start, 2:45 breakfast, 3:30 final equipment check. 4:30 am start time. Hopefullz will be in Verbier at 10-11am. Lunch in the sun in Verbier, followed by much celebration 8 months training in this race! Spending my time carb loading now.