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Day 118: On the Tarahumara

Say to the average Joe Bloggs in the street the word Chihuahua, and you’re more than likely going to get a derisory response about ‘yappy toy dogs’ or something along those lines. 364 more words

Mind Over Muscle

Novel ideas about #running - Part 2

I struggled with part two of the “novel running series”, as the second set of books seemed to be a little less about the actual sport – but more about a journey thanks to the outdoors.  494 more words

Indian Running

Civilized man does not know his powers

— Georges Comte De Buffon, 1749

I recently read Peter Nabokov’s 1981 book, Indian Running:  Native American History and Tradition…

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Trail Running

Creel, Sierra Tarahumara

Creel is a little town in the Sierra Tarahumara, which is located in the state of Chihuahua in Mexico. It is home of the Copper Canyon, one of the deepest canyons in Mexico. 198 more words


A Book All Runners Should Read

As I type this, I’m questioning whether or not I need to write yet another review concerning an already well-established book, but it’s simply too good not to address! 324 more words


1511 - Born to Run - far not fast

My daughters gave me ‘Born to Run’ by Chris McDougall for Father’s Day – both of them bought me the same book – talk about being destined to read it. 1,294 more words