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Yakima Rim Skyline Ridge 50k

A few words that jump to my mind to describe this course are: steep, rugged, rocky, brutal, and steep. Did I mention steep? Apparently switchbacks are out of style in Yakima, because these trails seemed to march straight up the … Continue reading

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Big Climb Seattle

Today I participated in a brilliant event. It was called the “Big Climb” and took place in the Columbia Tower in downtown Seattle. The race was up 69 flights of stairs, 1311 steps,788 ft vertical elevation. I say that this … Continue reading

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Orcas Island 50k – A Race in Paradise

Finish time: 5:42:32 Position: Overall: 20th Mens: 15th If I wasn’t already convinced that ultrarunning is the greatest sport on earth, this last weekend tipped the scales. Combine beautiful soft trails with clear blue skies, amazing scenery and good friends, … Continue reading

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