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  • Caballo Blanco’s Last Run: The Micah True Story

    05/22/2012 4:31:02 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 5 replies
    NYTimes ^ | 5/20/2012 | BARRY BEARAK
    Micah True went off alone on a Tuesday morning to run through the rugged trails of the Gila Wilderness, and now it was already Saturday and he had not been seen again. The search for him, once hopeful, was turning desperate. Weather stoked the fear. The missing man was wearing only shorts, a T-shirt and running shoes. It was late March. Daytimes were warm, but the cold scythed through the spruce forest in the depth of night, the temperatures cutting into the 20s. For three days, rescue teams had fanned out for 50 yards on each side of the marked...
  • Body of missing ultra marathoner found in New Mexico wilderness (Micah True aka Caballo Blanco)

    04/01/2012 5:17:49 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 83 replies
    FoxNews/A: ^ | 4/1/2012
    Searchers on Saturday found the body of renowned long-distance runner Micah True, who vanished four days earlier after heading out from a lodge for a morning run in the rugged wilderness near New Mexico's Gila National Forest. The body was discovered in a remote area of the Gila Wilderness, state police spokesman Lt. Robert McDonald said. The cause of death was still unknown, but there were no signs of trauma, incident commander Tom Bemis said. "It's too early to say, there was nothing obvious," he told the Boulder Daily Camera. The 58-year-old True, whose extreme-distance running prowess is detailed in...