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Trails, Yoga, & Faith: Remain Engaged

“Let your eyes look directly in front of you and let your gaze look straight before you” –Proverbs 4:25 There is nothing like running on great trails while being surrounded by His amazing creation. This was my experience as I … Continue reading

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Western States 100 – Race Report

“Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.”  Romans 12:12 The Western States Endurance Run (WS100) is like no other Ultra-marathon for so many reasons. In addition to being the oldest 100-mile race in the world, it offers amazing views … Continue reading

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Trying Something New –Part 1

“Be strong and brave. Don’t be afraid of them. Don’t be terrified because of them. The Lord your God will go with you. He will never leave you. He’ll never desert you.”    -Deuteronomy 31:6 I just watched the second Kilian Jornet … Continue reading

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The Need for Pacers

“Even though I walk through the darkest valley,I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.” Psalm 23:4 The controversy whether pacing is fair is one that spans the running community … Continue reading

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Challenges Are Not Meant To Be Easy

“Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds” – James 1:2 What is more challenging – running 26.2 miles in under 3 hours or 100 miles in less than 24? The reality is that … Continue reading

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Leadville 100 Run – The Flatlander Race Report

“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, fixing our eyes on Jesus, the pioneer and perfecter of faith”    Hebrews 12:1-2 On August 18th I finished … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Doubt

“Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see”. –Hebrews 11:1 If you knew with 100% certainty that you could achieve a goal you set for yourself in a race, do you think … Continue reading

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