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St. Jude Memphis Marathon Training - 8 Weeks to Go

It’s been a couple of weeks and a vacation since the last training update. The last two weeks’ training began normally. Then I vacationed to Central America (Copan Ruinas and Utila, Honduras – check out Jeff’s… 801 more words

Marathon Training

Decompression Sickness: Into the Unknown

October: Exploration

Aliases: DCS, the bends, caisson disease

Exploring wouldn’t be an adventure without risk, and the brave few who push exploration to its limits, diving into our planet’s depths or rocketing out of our atmosphere, are certainly taking their chances. 671 more words

Preventing the Bends

Diving can be one of life’s most special and enjoyable activity, personally it is my strategy in maintaining my equilibrium. I treasure my underwater moments and discoveries – there is always joy in diving. 730 more words


Diving and Marathon Training - Planning Ahead

I’m leaving to go on vacation late next week, which includes some planned scuba diving. I didn’t think anything of this when we planned the trip, but I’m not sure how the high level of training (high level for me) will work with diving. 313 more words

Marathon Training

A little request...

As many of you know, earlier this year I did a lot of research into nitrogen and how it effects the body under pressure, my project went very well and so I’ve decided to keep going with it and add more information to it as time goes on. 218 more words

Abyssal Zone