This past weekend, we held a race in a beautiful park nearby my home. This particular event is dear to my heart: these are my home trails… Read more “Course Vandalism: Why You Might not Be the Hero You Think You Are & A Message to Our Vandal”
This post, just like the run could have, can go two ways; either it’s going to be a quick business or a long journey with more twists… Read more “Cool Moon 50-Miler: I Hallucinated, I Ached, And I Threw Up Blood. But I Finished.”
Hello everyone, this is the video version of my earlier post about wht a typical day in my life as an aid station volunteer looks like.
(This totally didn’t take me two weeks longer to make than I anticipated, nu-uh.)
I hope you’ll enjoy it!
If you live in the Bay Area and like running, read on! In fall, my friend Sylvie and I created a race in the beautiful Sierra Azul.… Read more “ANNOUNCEMENT for our running friends”
I hate hills. That’s the whole and simple truth. There’s nothing to it, no “unless’s” or “but’s.” I hate hills. I can’t deal with them, I’m slower… Read more “Limitless Vertical Challenge | Race Report”
Dogmeat. That’s what locals and trail runners call a 1.4 mile long fire road in the mountains near Los Gatos. Its real name is Priest Rock Trail,… Read more “Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day | 30K On Dogmeat”
DISCLAIMER:I’ve worked aid stations for that company for quite some time now and met what are now thousands of runners. John in the following story is a… Read more “Dear John, Don’t Be A Sexist. | Ultramarathon Stories”
I’ve heard it so many times in the past, and about so many things. “You can’t do that.” Well, guess what. I just did it. It was… Read more “I Just Did It. | My First 35K Race”
It’s week before my first 35k. First time running a race longer than a half marathon. Actually, it’s a little more than 35k – the trail race… Read more “Before My First 35k Race – A Diary Log”
I think I spat my lungs out. I can’t breathe, all that is happening in my throat is this wheezing sound. My face probably looks like if… Read more “Biofreeze Berkeley – 100% In My Head”