Big Horn 100 Training & Preparation Part 4: North Shore Running

Apr 06

Big Horn 100 Training & Preparation Part 4: North Shore Running

This week I was able to get a couple solid runs in up north on the Superior Hiking Trail with a friend who is training for the Big Horn 50 miler. The plan was to camp out and get a couple good long runs in over the weekend. We managed to get the long runs in but only made it one night camping. The temps where we were started to dip below 20F, which was about the limit of our camping gear.

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Big Horn 100 Mile Training and Preparation: Part I

Jan 16

Big Horn 100 Mile Training and Preparation: Part I

After running and completing the Grand Slam of Ultra Running in 2014 I needed a break from training and racing. In short I was burnt out and really didn’t have that drive or desire to dedicate myself to another race effort. Personally, the enjoyment I get out of running and racing is the preparation, training and if all goes well, the execution of a successful race. This is one of the reasons I don’t race as much as many other ultra and trail runners and don’t like to jump into a race just to do it.

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Taking Advantage of a Hot Fall Day.

Oct 11

Taking Advantage of a Hot Fall Day.

Today was an unusually warm fall day and a perfect day to get out and enjoy the weather. The trees along the river in St. Paul were really starting to turn colors. I took my Garmin Virb Camera out with me on the run to snap some quick shots along the way. Looking forward to this weekend and seeing the colors along the North Shore. Enjoy!

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