Muddy Sneaker 20k (I’m gonna walk up the side of the mountain)

Ever have one of those dreams where you just can’t manage to walk up a hill?  No matter how much you try you just don’t go anywhere.  That is the last 2 miles of the Muddy Sneaker 20k trail race in the High Tor Wilderness Area, and the picture above tells you all you need […]

A Dream of Spring (AKA the longest post ever)

“Training was a rite of purification; from it came speed, strength. Racing was a rite of death; from it came knowledge. Such rites demand, if they are to be meaningful at all, a certain amount of time spent precisely on the Red Line, where you can lean over the manicured putting green at the edge […]