Five years ago in October of 2016, I flew from Seoul, South Korea (where I lived for a year) to Salt Lake City. From there I rented a car … [Read more...] about The Teton Crest Trail: Will the Second Time Be a Charm?
Many people know that I've done a bit of hiking and backpacking through the years. I've thru-hiked the John Muir Trail not once but twice. … [Read more...] about Preparing to Bikepack The Big Lonely
I ran my first half marathon as a teenager back in Indiana. It was sponsored by the local McDonalds, who fed us something they claimed were … [Read more...] about Running Half Marathons (for People Who Hate Running)
I like to set big goals. That's partly the reason I originally created the Six-Pack of Peaks Challenge. Creating a goal, and developing a … [Read more...] about Countdown to Mount Shasta
On St. Patrick's Day, March 17th, 2013, I completed the LA Marathon--my second marathon, and the first in over five years. Though my … [Read more...] about Why I Ran the LA Marathon
I've completed the first three weeks of my Fit Challenge. This week I lost one pound, bringing my three week total to 9 lbs. I was … [Read more...] about Fit Challenge: Week 3 Update
Two weeks ago I began a "Fit Challenge" at San Clemente's Outdoor Fitness Adventure Club. I've adapted their eating plan to incorporate Tim … [Read more...] about Fit Challenge Week 2 Results