Saturday 6:30 AM: start of Mad City 100k race in Madison, Wisconsin which I am racing.
Saturday PM: Recover as best I can and zip up the bags for Everest.
Sunday 8:30 AM: Leave Dubuque for Chicago O'Hare airport.
Sunday 12:30 PM: Fly to Abu Dabi.
Monday 8 PM (local time): arrive in Kathmandu.
Next week: Get to Everest basecamp.