3rd (and not last) place

By on March 2, 2015

Last week was a recovery week, as in I ran fewer miles from Feb 23 – Mar 1 than I have in any single week since the week of Nov…

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Winter’s Back Baby (aka Headless Horsetooth and Vail Uphill weekend recap)

By on February 26, 2015

For a while there I was beginning to think I had somehow time-traveled to spring. The weather in Denver was sunny and in the 60s for most of the…

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Straying off the trail: Canyonlands National Park Valentine’s Day Trip 2015

By on February 22, 2015

Moab, a little uranium mining town turned outdoor-adventurer hub, has become a favorite winter destination for Jason and I. Our first trip together was a surprise birthday trip for…


Nathan Zephyr Fire 100 Hand Torch

By on February 11, 2015

Last night I finally decided to join the Boulder Running Company’s Tuesday Night Fun Run. And what a great decision that was! Boulder Running Company had three companies with demo…


The Ego and the Intellect

By on February 5, 2015

“Whenever I climb I am followed by a dog called ‘Ego’.”
~Friedrich Nietzsche
One foot in front of the other. Repeat until the end. Running seems so simple but it rarely…