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Tour of Clydeside - Garscube Gallop

Round 2 tonight in Dawsholm Park competing over 7k on trails. On arrival I’m immediately confused with the lack of activity at the “start area” as I ignored all race communications and parked where I had in 2012 and 2013. 348 more words


Clearing my head with a little dirt

I’ve had a great deal on my mind lately. A co-worker died from an apparent suicide.  A ‘friend’ told me she liked me better fat.  Amongst other issues.  306 more words


Mount Julius Caesar

A week prior to the trek through Bear Basin to Seven Gables and Gemini I got the opportunity to climb Mount Julius Caesar.  The easiest route to the summit is via the Pine Creek trailhead and entails passage through aptly-named Granite Park, with its lovely alpine tarns and lakes set amid clumps of pine trees and granite spires. 340 more words

Trail Running

Carson Footwear Iguana Racer

Like all my reviews, this is a down and dirty, no mumbo jumbo review using my real world experience. We are taking a new direction today, this will be my first foray into non-tech gear reviews. 1,093 more words


Capitol Reef 100

Quick. Capitol Reef. What’s the first thing that enters your mind? Southern Utah, Capitol Reef National Park, Red Rock, maybe oceans and coral reefs?

Now consider Ultra Adventures Capitol Reef Ultras. 482 more words

Running Roundup - a collection of running-related links

Running as the fountain of youth: A recent study found that older athletes typically have the fitness profile of much younger people. That’s probably not a surprise for regular runners, especially if you’ve run a race against Joe Dudman(!). 816 more words

Trail Running

Run for the Hill of It: 5 Mile Trail Run

Last Saturday, July 25th, I had an opportunity to drive into the Philadelphia, PA area to meet up with another runner/blogger, Hollie! Hollie blogs over at… 392 more words