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Form-ula Run*

Blimey, it’s been a little while, hasn’t it? A lot’s happened since we last spoke – tomorrow I start a brand-new job (So I’m a spike of excited-nervous energy); H and I’ve started the hunt for somewhere new to live (that isn’t an airing cupboard); there’ve been Mont Blanc-style highs and some real sadness to take on, so a busy old time. 713 more words

Daisy Bee

The Tarahumara Super Runners

Nestled in northern Mexico and the canyons of the Sierra Madre Occidental is a small tribe of indigenous people known as the Tarahumara. They call themselves Rarámuri, loosely translated as “running people,” “foot-runner,” “swift of foot,” or “he who walks well.” They are known for evading the Spanish conquerors in the sixteenth century and keeping their cave-dwelling culture alive and secluded. 155 more words


Carry on My Wayward Son - review of Hill People Gear's Tarahumara Pack

Carry on My Wayward Son – review of Hill People Gear’s Tarahumara Pack

As I’ve traversed over the undulating and winding road through the world of Airsoft and MilSim, or as is our preferred nomenclature, ‘Plastic Deth’, I’ve noticed in recent years a steady cross pollination between both this pastime and the Out Doors and Every Day Carry lifestyles and movements … 1,450 more words

Airsoft MilSim


I am fascinated by the idea of limitations.  How do we prevent ourselves from acheiving anything we want to achieve?  How do we keep ourselves living in potential versus actualization? 351 more words

Coach's Corner

Terrible Reviews: Born to Run

I know, I know. I just wrote about Natural Born Heroes, and here I go, writing about another Christopher McDougall, granola-crunching, you-are-your-own-gym dissertation.

Sorry about that. 1,321 more words


Born To Run

Title: Born To Run

Author: Christopher McDougall

Number of Pages: 282


Plot Overview: On a mission to answer the question, “Why does my foot hurt?”, McDougall journeys from his backyard to the Copper Canyons of Mexico. 299 more words


Movie review - Run Free: The true story of Caballo Blanco

If you’ve read the amazing ‘Born to run‘ by Christopher McDougall, you’ll know something of the story of Caballo Blanco, also known as Micah True. 270 more words