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May 18, 1980

The focus of my fifth grade science class was natural disasters and like many kids I thought earthquakes, volcanoes, tornadoes and tsunamis were the coolest things EVER!   819 more words

Trail Running

The benefits of trail running

I’m a creature of habit. I tend to stick to the same running routes week after week. In fact, I’m one of those crazy runners that actually enjoy a run around a track or repeating a neighbourhood loop five or six times. 512 more words


Let the REAL Trail Running Begin

Sunday I did a trail run at Islip Saddle trail in the Los Angeles Forest which gave me a new appreciation (and admiration) for serious trail runners and ultra marathoners’. 572 more words

Marathon Training

I'm so Cool

The temperatures have certainly tempered and I have realized that I don’t mind running in the rain. I used to avoid it, but I’m feeling the love right now, so much so that I ran twice in a row in the rain. 340 more words


Conquer the Forest No Ego Challenge

I am proud to say that I am one of the top 50 finishers in the first ever Dalby Forest No Ego Challenge!

As my first trail race I wasn’t sure what to expect but within the first half a mile I knew it wasn’t going to be like any other half-marathon I had experienced. 662 more words

The 8 Mile Curse: Week #3 Marathon Training Recap

I know there’s a really bad Eminem joke hidden somewhere in that post title, but I’m too sore to find it.

SO, my long run on Saturday was bad. 515 more words


0SPF trail half-marathon

Saturday I ran 0SPF – Trail half marathon. It was also part of the Trail Runner of the Year series, as well as being the  522 more words