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I still fall on my face sometimes...

Ah, Jessie J, you’ve got it so right tonight, I had tears streaming down my face as I listened to your wonderful song.  It gets to the heart of things. 406 more words

Trail Running

Trail Report- Whitetail Woods Regional Park

Continuing on with some of my favorite trails in the Southern Mpls/St Paul Metro (because what else am I supposed to do in these 2 weeks that I’m not running) is Whitetail Woods Regional Park. 357 more words


5 Tips for Trail Running.

Confession, I have to admit I slept in just a bit before this morning’s run. Which was wonderful! Sometimes just getting out the door is the hardest part. 315 more words


The Marquette Trail 50 Race Recap- In Which I Actually Survived and Heard Sasquatch

On Saturday I successfully completed by second 50K, the Marquette Trail 50 in Marquette, Michigan. It went much slower than I had anticipated, but even two days ago I had significant doubts that I could finish. 1,831 more words


Pro Trailer poles

Once in a while we come across some new innovative kit, that makes you really wonder why no one came up with the concept before. We’ve been extensively testing the Pro Trailer Original poles, both for guiding and in trail races, such as in the photo above on the 119km TDS race of the Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc last year. 198 more words

Windermere Technical Store

Journey to the Ends of the Earth

It’s a big week. All the gear is packed. In two days, I’m going to get in my car and drive 6.5 hours “up north” to the UP (that’s the Upper Peninsula for you non-MidWesterners) to run my second ever 50K, the… 700 more words


New York Appalachian Trail- 2015

I had been looking forward to the New York portion of the A.T. for a long time. Part of the reason was because I planned back to back 45 mile days. 1,219 more words

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