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Product Review: Born To Run

As you may or may not know, I am finishing up my last semester of college. During my time in school I took a literature course. 435 more words


Born To Run

“I never really discussed this with anyone because it sounds pretentious, but I started running ultras to become a better person. I thought if you could run one hundred miles, you’d be in this Zen state. 254 more words

Peace Corps


Ok. So can we just call the next week or two an intermission? Take a little break? It’s cold and slippery and dark and that’s just not my favorite running combination. 274 more words


The Lost Secrets of Strength and Endurance

Book Review

Natural Born Heroes by Christopher McDougall (Alfred A. Knopf 2015)

Anyone on the trail either hiking or running invariably wonders at some point, “How far could I go if I had the time?”.  1,129 more words


Born to Run

I heard a lot about this book. Whoever read the book said that it was about a tribe. For long, I was putting off reading this brilliant book. 435 more words


Walk a Mile Without a Man's Shoes

Barefoot, or minimalist, footwear took off in 2009, loosely, with the Vibram FiveFingers.  Almost overnight, fanatics in the running world embraced the minimalist movement and Vibrams suddenly captured over 2% of the market – which is a lot when you’re talking an industry with about… 885 more words