My first memory of listening to Pearl Jam was when I was 13 years old. It was No Code and I remember leafing through the strange Polaroid photos that were included in the CD case. I listened to “In My Tree” and related it my own existence. While not exactly a very uplifting song, it […]Read more "Pearl Jam – Philadelphia 2016"
Running the Gorge Waterfalls 100k seemed like a good idea when this race opened up in the winter. Breein and I signed up the day it went on sale and the race (as expected) sold out rather quickly. I already knew I was running the Buffalo Run 100 and for some reason this race being […]Read more "Gorge Waterfalls 100k – 2016"
The 2016 version of the Buffalo Run 100 was a good one for me. Despite that, I don’t have any desire to do a play by play as to how my day unfolded. This is a race performance I’ll draw from a lot the next time I get into a prolonged calorie deficit. I’ve learned […]Read more "Antelope Island Buffalo Run 100 – 2016"
“Life comes from within your heart and desire.” – MMRead more "The Trails of 2015"
It was mile 40. The last 12 felt pretty horrible. I managed to keep grinding out a respectable pace, but I didn’t know how long that would last. My stomach was empty and with no real plan to keep adequate calories in, I was all but resigned to the fact that I may be suffering […]Read more "Man Does Not Live On Skittles Alone – Buffalo Run 50 Mile Race Report – 2013"
Let’s just get the disappointing news out of the way. I dropped from the Wasatch 100 at Big Mountain (mile 39). I won’t go into the details, but lets just say I couldn’t keep any food down. The heat obviously wreaked havoc on my stomach and I couldn’t figure out a way to keep the […]Read more "Wasatch 100 DNF – 2013"