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The Day I Couldn’t Run Anymore: A speed-bump on a long journey

“Though the road’s been rocky it sure feels good to me” – Robert “Bob” Nesta Marley, Jamaican musician, poet and philosopher.

In the fall of 1971 I decided I would run to high school from my home three days a week.  3,061 more words

Trail Running

Gear Review: Adidas Terrex Agravic Trail Shoes

The Adidas Terrex Agravic is a stable and rugged trail shoe that’s made to tackle the gnarliest of adventures. The upper of the Terrex Agravic uses a durable open mesh that offers a lot of protection while still letting the breeze flow through on warmer days. 1,250 more words

Gear Reviews

Lovely hike/run: Mt Jefferson to Mt Washington

If you are in New Hampshire and want a lovely run/hike try the Caps Ridge trail up Jefferson and then a lovely trail to Mt. Washington. 211 more words

Training For Trails

Kalalau Trail

The Nā Pali coast on the Hawaiian Island of Kauai is one of the most rugged and spectacular meetings of land and ocean on earth. Millions of years of erosion have created soaring cliffs, knife-edge ridges and hanging valleys rising immediately from the pounding surf that relentlessly smashes into the rocky shore. 1,475 more words

Trail Running

EP 03: The TomTom Adventurer GPS Watch.

Episode 03 of the Active Walker Show reviews the brand new TomTom Adventurer. tomTom’s latest technology in GPS navigational watches has been amplified in this all in one watch. 139 more words

The Ankle of Doom Rises Again

My earlier optimism regarding my sore ankle tendony thing has diminished slightly. I’ve been back to physical therapy a few times, and have been doing calf raises and stretching diligently. 599 more words


Top 8 Trail Shoes For The John Muir Trail And Pacific Crest Trail 2017

For all of you planning your gear setup for a John Muir Trail or Pacific Crest Trail thru hike in 2017, the time to get your footwear dialed in is right now! 1,638 more words