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‘Million Dollar Mile’ competitors must get past Marble Falls graduate Isaiah Vidal

STAFF WRITER JENNIFER FIERRO Isaiah Vidal is used to overcoming obstacles in competition; this time, however, he is the obstacle. (more…)

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Isaiah Vidal, a 2011 graduate of Marble Falls High School, is one of 10 Defenders featured on ‘Million Dollar Mile,’ a 10-episode TV series that premieres at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 27, on CBS. Courtesy photo by Spartan Race

Marble Falls grad Isaiah Vidal now a Spartan pro

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — For almost two years, Marble Falls High School graduate Isaiah Vidal pushed his body through some of the most extreme races imaginable — several with the moniker “Death Race.” (more…)

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Isaiah Vidal collects his second Death Race skull after completing the 2013 race in Pittsfield, Vt. The event pushes competitors for 70 hours during which they run, hike, chop wood, build things, carry rocks and complete other tasks. Finishers earn the coveted skull to mark their accomplishment. Vidal earned his first skull after completing the 2012 Peak Death Race. Courtesy photo

Former Marble Falls athlete earns skull in grueling and ‘crazy’ Peak Death Race

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR PITTSFIELD, Vt. — For fun on the weekend of June 21-24, Isaiah Vidal chopped wood, helped build a mile-long stone staircase 1,000 feet up a mountainside, hiked 30 miles weighed down with rocks, swam three miles and crawled through a barbed-wire-encased ravine. (more…)

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Isaiah Vidal of Marble Falls crawls through a mud field while evading barbed wire strung across the pit during the 2013 Colorado Military Spartan Race at Fort Carson on May 4-5. Vidal finished second during the May 4 Elite Race but returned the next day to finish first in the next Elite Race. The former Marble Falls High School student competes in the 2013 Austin Spartan Sprint at Reveille Peak Ranch in Burnet on May 11-12. Photo courtesy of Spartan Race (www.spartanrace.com)

Marble Falls athlete pushes himself physically, mentally in Spartan Race series

DANIEL CLIFTON • PICAYUNE EDITOR MARBLE FALLS — Isaiah Vidal doesn’t wallow in the mud when things don’t go his way. His reaction to disappointment, especially in regard to his obstacle course racing, more likely involves recovery and domination. (more…)

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