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Mile Run 1/2 Training Week 3

Aka, holy crap, I actually ran.

Last week’s wrap up was pretty weak.  Last week as a whole was pretty weak, actually.  (Ok, it was a great week for skiing, and I’ll leave it at that.   831 more words


HURT100 - Pacer Recap

After pacing, for the first time, my friend Larry at HURT 100 this weekend, I’ve never been in more awe of ultra runners, felt a little out of my league, and also wanted to run an ultra 100 myself. 1,508 more words

The HI Life

With Warmest Thanks... (Mostly Wordless)

To my neighbor who cut some 4 wheeler paths on the backwoods trails…

thanks for the fastest miles of my week.

Hey, I only said I wasn’t going to do it myself, but since it’s there, I might as well take advantage.


Lake Kaniere track

Date: 3 January 2015
Distance: 22.8km
Time: 3:37

Hokitika is a gem of a town on the west coast of the South Island. How’s this for a super-quaint town sign? 800 more words


That aha moment

Yesterday I decided to start the week off more responsibly than last. Namely, I wanted to get some running miles under my feet. Between the sub zero weather earlier this month, and the really sexy and addictive allure of… 528 more words


Helsby RC Weekend Round-up 17th - 18th January 2015

Hi everyone

Please find a few words from our Chair Jackie below:

“Sunday was a tough day to take for Helsby Running Club, for both organisers, helpers and runners, with the cancellation of our race. 869 more words

Fell Running

Ultraspire Ribos: Post-race Opinions

This will make entry #2 on my continuing evaluation of the Ultraspire Ribos hydration vest. Several weeks I posted about it here. Those opinions were formed after initial handling of the vest and some simple training miles. 717 more words