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Fulfilling a Dream: Becoming a Hardrocker!

“Therefore, since we are surrounded by such a great cloud of witnesses, let us throw off everything that hinders and the sin that so easily entangles. And let us run with perseverance the race marked out for us” –Hebrews 12:1 … Continue reading

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Getting To The Start Line Of Hardrock 100 Hasn’t Been Easy

The fact that I finished The Hardrock 100 has not completely sunk after a few days home. I wrote this post the day before the race, but I didn’t want to post it until after so it didn’t seem like … Continue reading

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HIGHFIVE 100 Race Report: Blessings In The Midst of Challenges

Life changing events are rare and often unexpected as I learned this summer. The pandemic of 2020 has been that way for all of us and the following is about an experience that would have never happened if it had … Continue reading

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Running Around Mountains – Mt Hood Prep for UTMB

I wrote this in August 2019 on my way to Italy for UTMB (previous post is my race report). With the 2020 Hardrock 100 just over 20 weeks out and sitting at the top of the waitlist, I have been … Continue reading

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UTMB – Returning to Run

“Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity” ― John Muir, Our National Parks (1901) It’s amazing to read this quote from over 100 years ago. … Continue reading

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Volunteering At HARDROCK 100 – Better to Give

 ‘It is more blessed to give than to receive.’  Acts 20:35 Last weekend I had the most amazing time at the Hardrock 100 in Colorado. While my goal is to run the race one day, I wanted to share my … Continue reading

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 Javelina 100: Race Report and Being Thankful

  “There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens: … A time to search and a time to give up, a time to keep and a time to throw away” Ecclesiastes 3:1-6 There … Continue reading

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