Name: Dr. Holger Finkernagel
City: Bad Berleburg
State: Germany
Country: Germany

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Nationality: German
Occupation: Giessen
Birthday: 19.09.1943
Age: 58
T-Shirt: XL
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Number of Years Running: >20
Number of Marathons: >100

Distances:

50k-> 10 to 15 in the last years
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50mi-
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100km->10 the last 3 Years
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100mi->5 the last 3 Years

3 times Marathon des sables
1 time Desert-Cup Jordanien
24 h run Reichenbach / Germany
3 times Verdon ultra
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100mi+-> 5 the last 3 years

Previous Badwater Racing: 2001 finished in 52 hours
Previous Badwater Crewing:
Previous Badwater Clinic

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Badwater Prediction:

between 40 and 50 hours

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Weird Experience:

Marathon des sables 1999 was for me the strongest run. My feets where after fininishing in bad conditions.

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Challenge:

badwater ultra 2001. I had the best support crew and the hospitality of the officials where so well!

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Why:

At first for my healthy and second as an adventure.

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Why badwater:

In 2002 I will try to run little faster.

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Other Exp.:

Survival in Canada 1979
Himalaya expedition in 7000 m hight max.
Cayaking in the past 20 years

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Media:

I will do an investigator initiaging study about different reactions of a 58 year old runner and a 39 year old runner. Physical and psychological expiriences will be done.

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More Media:

no

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Charity:

If possible I will run for the ARQUE in Germany

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English: yes
Crew English: yes
Hike: yes
Permit: yes

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Resume: Run4peace and do not forget the poor people in the world

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