Xterra Claw 5 Mile Trail Race Report

Sometimes you just need to run around in nature and get your shoe sucked off in the mud. At least that’s how I felt on Sunday during the Xterra Claw 5 Mile Trail race. Quick back story: As I had previously signed up for that upcoming night trail race, I figured...

April Stats/Recap

Man, this year is flying by! It’s May and this means only TWO months until we are off to France for Le Tour. I. Cannot. Wait. But first, here’s how my April shaped up. Run 100 miles Bike 13 miles Swim 10 miles Strength & Conditioning 1...

St. Anthony’s Relay Race Report AKA Photo Dump

Yesterday I competed in my fourth St. Anthony’s triathlon. I’ve raced this event in some capacity almost every year since I started triathlon-ing (that’s so a word). This year I hadn’t planned on racing until in a group chat my friend Megan...

Blue with Envy.

*Warning: curse words ahead. If you are a runner and you didn’t know the Boston Marathon was on Monday, for shame! It’s the Ron Burgundy of running…it’s kind of a big deal. Not only is this historic event known for the spectators and the...

Top Five Most Memorable Race Moments

I’ve done a lot of racing over the years. I mean, a lot, a lot. And I don’t always remember every detail of every race, but I do have some memories that stick out as I think back on past race efforts. Some of theses memories are painful lessons, while...

When I Break My Face We Can All Blame Netflix.

By now I assume that most of you have either seen or heard about the documentary on Netflix called The Barkley Marathons: The Race that Eats its Young. If you haven’t, go ahead and get out from under that rock and go watch it. Right now. As back story here,...