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Loon Mountain Race / USA Mountain Championship – 83rd

Two weeks ago, I ran the Loon Mountain Race, which served as the USA Mountain Championships. This race is known as one of the most challenging events in the northeast.   “Widely considered the New England Trail Running series’ most difficult event, the Loon Mountain Race in Lincoln, New Hampshire, packs a whopping 2,200-vertical gain […]


First Solo Presidential Traverse – 6/27/14

First Solo Presidential Traverse – 6/27/14

This write-up was featured on Level Renner. On Friday, June 27th, I did my first Presidential Traverse. Wikipedia says: “A Presidential Traverse, as it is known to hikers in the Northeast, is a strenuous and sometimes dangerous trek over the Presidential Range of New Hampshire’s White Mountains. Contained almost entirely in the 750,000-acre White Mountain […]


Welcome – My Story: The Beginning

Welcome – My Story: The Beginning

Hi everyone. Thanks for the visit! Over time this blog will become much more interesting, but I wanted to start off with a quick story.   I choose to begin my story in late 2012. I was 200+lbs, prediabetic, and had moderately high blood pressure (which had always been low, so this was a warning […]