The Birthday That Wasn’t

Something that we all wish for is to have some alone time. Is this something that we truly crave? Do we want to be alone? Being alone is scary, its uncomfortable. It can also be liberating and empowering. At what point does that magical transition take place that...

Wasatch 100 recap

You must know by now that I completed this hard and unforgiving race. Before the race started I was baffled about the challenging course, knowing there was no qualifier to enter and why someone would choose this course as their first 100 miler. I met quite a few of...
Vermont 100 recap

Vermont 100 recap

What a ride. July 15-16 the Vermont 100 miler. Finishing in 23:41:47 earning the big buckle. A sub 24 hour finish was my B goal.Back up a bit. The previous weekend is when the whirlwind trip started. I first got up well before the sun and headed to a local race where...
Chippewa 50K recap

Chippewa 50K recap

There are many things that i could think about that might have caused a bad race. i would drive myself crazy thinking about all the things that i did or didn’t do to feel so shitty on race day.Roger and i got up to the race site Friday afternoon. i did a nice...
Having a cup of coffee with Fear.

Having a cup of coffee with Fear.

There are things that happen to us. Do they happen for a reason? Would the outcome be the same if x hadn’t happened? Would I be where I am today if I chose path y instead?Thinking about the outcomes that may or may not have happened can drive one crazy. It can...