This is a test blog to see how it does so let me know if you like this style by commenting below. I'm wanting this to be rundown of things that I did, things that I tried, new impactful ideas, and the such. Basically a quick review where you can have links to full reviews if the idea is big … [Read more...] about Weekly Happenings
Where should I start this crazy story.... I hear a knock, knock, knock at the door of my hotel room. Having been in a deep sleep and noticing that it was still dark out I reached for my cell phone on the bedside table to check the time. It said 2am, and that's when I realized that it was race … [Read more...] about The North Face Endurance Challenge 50 Mile Trail Race in DC
Hey this is Joe checking in. I just wanted to give everybody a quick update I had my 50 K. race at bear Mountain in New York last Saturday and everything went great, it was an awesome race, and there should be some pictures in this post of the race so you can see what it looked like. It was a really … [Read more...] about The North Face Endurance Challenge 50k Ultra Marathon!
Yesterday I went out for my long run of the week which was supposed to be a 22 mile trail run, and turned into a 25 mile trail run without water for the last 8 miles. :-( I hit some really technical trail (scrambling) at about mile 10, but was feeling so good that I decided to keep on running. … [Read more...] about Workout routine: Long Trail Run
Today I completed my first long training run for my 50 miles trail race in June. I happy to say that the run was awesome! I even achieved complete, focused meditation during the run. I am ecstatic about this because with this tool I can work on myself and other projects while running. Let me … [Read more...] about First Long Run!
Sunday October 11th I competed in the Hudson Highlands Greenway triathlon near Garrison NY. The course was a 6 mile kayak on the Hudson river, 25 mile bike ride, and an 8 mile trail run. I attempted this race having not kayaked for 9 years and not riden a bike for 6 years (never a road bike). … [Read more...] about Hudson Highlands Greenway Triathlon