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PREVIEW: CRANBERRY LAKE 50 MILE SOLO RUN

WHAT: On Saturday, August 15th I’ll be attempting a solo, self-supported run of the Cranberry Lake 50 Mile trail loop through the Five Ponds Wilderness Area in New York’s…

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ESCARPMENT TRAIL RUN 2015 RACE REPORT

Well, my 2nd Escarpment Trail Run is in the books. Barely. Had my ass unceremoniously handed to me by the infamous wall of Manitou this weekend. Which… is…

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IN THE NEWS

Pretty humbling to be featured in two running media outlets regarding my recent Manitou’s Revenge experience. Thanks to Chris O’Brien and Eric Eagan for allowing me to share…

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MANITOU’S REVENGE RACE REPORT

Well, that was one hell of an adventure. This past weekend’s Manitou’s Revenge Ultramarathon more than lived up to its brutal reputation, and I had an absolute blast….

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EXO PROTEIN BAR REVIEW

As an endurance athlete I’ve tried A LOT of nutrition products. Bars, gels, goo, chews, powders, etc., etc., etc. Most of them don’t live up to the hype….

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LA SPORTIVA BUSHIDO REVIEW

As I’ve gotten more involved in mountain running, I’ve begun blowing through trail running shoes. Saucony Peregrine and Xodus? Great shoes. Blew out five pairs. Altras? Two pairs…

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PRE-RACE THOUGHTS on MANITOU’S REVENGE

Sometimes, I collect my thoughts in writing before a big race. I haven’t done that for awhile now, but Manitou’s Revenge, now just over 2 weeks away, is…

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TRAIL REPORT: CLARK GULLY at HIGH TOR

I like running mountain races. So, logically, I train on steep terrain. Around here it’s hard to find really steep, sustained climbing terrain. Don’t get me wrong, we…

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2015 RACE SCHEDULE

I haven’t posted in quite awhile. Not sure why. Nothing is amiss. In fact, life has been pretty amazing! Just, needed a break I guess? 2014 was truly…

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2014 CANLAKE 50 RACE REPORT

I started a great trend in 2014: run a great race, never get around to writing a race report. I ran CanLake 50 last October and never got…

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ROTHROCK 2014 RACE REPORT

Yeah, yeah, yeah. I know. Rothrock was back in June. It’s been a busy year. I haven’t been on top of my race reports lately. But, now that…

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FALL CAMPING IN THE CATSKILLS

Back in October, as the temps fell, and autumn descended on the Northeast, I piled our family of six into the van and went camping out in the…


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