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The year that was two thousand unFOURgettable teen

And it’s here!!! The last day of 2014!!

This has been an incredible year for me personally and in my running life. I honestly don’t think I’ll ever have such an amazing year as this and I don’t even want to try. 834 more words


Rim to Rim to Rim to . . . nothing?

Over at the TrailRunner Magazine website, Alex Kurt has written a short piece entitled “Are the R2R2R’s Days Numbered?”  R2R2R is trail runners’ shorthand for a Rim to Rim to Rim crossing of the Grand Canyon; you can see the “basics” on that topic from… 471 more words

Law And Running

Friday Five: Fave Race Memories

Hooking up again today with the DC Trifecta girls Mar on the Run, You Signed Up For What!?, and Eat Pray Run DC for this week’s topic of “Favorite Races”. 518 more words


In Defense of Nice Things

I originally titled this post “This is Why We Can’t Have Nice Things” and then saved it in my drafts folder so I could return to it when I was ready to document my thoughts. 1,052 more words


Bucket List

Vacation, conferences and holidays for the summer are officially over, so it’s time to jump back into a routine!  I officially have only 12 weeks left until the Corner Canyon Ultra 50K and I’m slightly terrified.   539 more words

Trail Running


This past week, I ran R2R2R.

There’s no way to capture the scale of the Grand Canyon in a photo, so I was looking forward to seeing it with my own eyes and as I  ran through it.  1,438 more words

Lessons Learned

An accidental ultrarunner.

I never planned to become a runner. It just sort of happened.

Running was something I did when I couldn’t ride my bike. When it was too muddy to ride in Hood River, I ran the trails with Turbo instead. 1,831 more words