Category Archives: Trail Running

Softness Underfoot: A Run Up The Long Path

February 5, 2012 As I look at back at my running log, I have to go back all the way to November to find an entry wherein I ran in my trail running shoes.  This isn’t an indication of any … Continue reading

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Hudson River Run 2012: The Game Is On!

Well, we have an official press release now for my upcoming Hudson River Run, so I feel as though we crossed the threshhold and that it finally seems “real.” 🙂  And I’ve got to start upping the ante on my … Continue reading

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Tranquilty On The Farm: A Different Kind Of Trail Running

I know why I love running on trails.  It’s for a complex variety of reasons that make my trail running unique to me, and I’ve devoted many words in this blog to this very subject.  And because the reasons are … Continue reading

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The Great American Trail Race

A few days before this year’s Escarpment Trail Run, I wrote a note on Facebook that spoke about the feeling of ‘family’ that this event has become to me.   In reviewing the entrants list that was publicly posted, it occurred … Continue reading

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The Trail of the JackRabbit

May 21, 2011 – The “Four Jacks” Run When it comes to trails, there are several different varieties, and at this point I feel safe in saying that I’ve run them all.  But the “trail” that I ran today was … Continue reading

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North Face Endurance Challenge: Trailing My First 50K

One of the biggest difficulties in the area of ultrarunning seems to be getting agreement on how to define the term.  There are at least two camps on this subject, and the concepts that are part of the greater discussion … Continue reading

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A 10K, A Ghost And A White Horse

My first experience at the locally-famous Leatherman’s Loop 10K trail race can’t be described in just one word, but if I was forced to do so, the word that most comes to mind is ‘heraldic.’  And the sense of the … Continue reading

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