It Is What It Is

There are many reasons why I like running. The act of running itself is rarely the reason I like running. It’s more about the people in the running community that motivate me to continue. They are not scared to set goals. Make a goal and take the next step towards it. There’s a phrase I

2017 Leadville 100 Learnings

Part of my strategy earlier this year of finishing my first 100 mile race was to prove to myself I could travel the distance. I’m quite honest with myself and know that each race is different in terms of terrain, altitude, and cutoff times. At the same time, I have attempted Leadville before, including ending

Post 100 Run Convos

The days following my first 100 mile finish were pretty awesome. And painful. Mostly awesome though thanks to the people in my life. In addition to the congratulations and messages received via social media, it was the voicemails, text messages, and emails that meant an incredible amount. There were voicemails of pure exuberance sprinkled with

Back to the Run

For many, it would appear that I have disappeared off the planet the past 6 months. I guess that is true. Kind of. Family, work, and life has been busy. Not unusual as I get several messages a week from people that follow me online asking how I am keeping up with all of the