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A St George nightmare

I keep having the same reoccuring nightmare: Sleep doesn’t come easy.  On the morrow, I will be thrown into a situation where I will be expected to have no mercy on perfect strangers, friends and family- and they will have … Continue reading

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The Spudman Triathlon, or, “Why do people always punch me in my sleep?”

Patrick and I have always talked about the Spudman. Lynn has always talked about maybe/possibly/never doing a triathlon. So it seemed appropriate that the three of us traveled up to Burley, Idaho, together, to experience the Spudman. We arrived in … Continue reading

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I stage a coup d’état and usurp the Utah chapter presidency of the Barefoot Runners Society

Back on May 27, 2010, I went for a 3 mile run on the Provo River Trail. It was just like the hundreds of runs I’d been on, before- but with one exception. Afterward, I walked across the street from … Continue reading

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PR’ing at the Provo City Marathon

For about five days, I’ve been in a state of…evacuation.  I don’t know how else to say it politely.  I’ve been relegated to soup and water, because nothing else holds (and truthfully, neither does soup and water.)  I’m sure I lost 6-7 … Continue reading

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An open challenge invitation to runners anyone in the State of Utah

Hello, friends (yes and the rest of you, too.) Some of you know that I’ve been venturing out into the wilderness for some trail running.  My goal is to run as much of the Bonneville Shoreline Trail as possible and … Continue reading

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We're number 1! We're number 1!

Today, Utah was voted #1 in Worst Air Quality.  Congratulations, us.

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