Man versus Hill = the ultimate workout

Sports / Olympics

The trail, known among the athletes as the Incline, gains about 2,000 feet in elevation over the length of about one mile. Quite a great read for those of us who know about what a brutal angle this would present.  Click the hotlink below to read this New York Times article.

Up a Mountain, Olympic Dreams Are Carved


Published: August 2, 2008

Olympians visit the punishing mountain trail, known as the Incline, for the most basic workout of them all: Man versus Hill.

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