Five Things Ultrarunning Can Teach You About Life 1

Five Things Ultrarunning Can Teach You About Life
I run for many reasons. I enjoy it. Lacing up a pair of shoes and hitting the road, or the trail, or just flopping barefoot along the beach: I simply feel happy when I do these things. My head clears when I run, and when my head is clear I’m often more centered, more open ...

Massanutten Mountain Trail Run, 2015 Recap: Part 4 2

Massanutten Mountain Trail Run, 2015 Recap: Part 4
This is the fourth and final installment of my series about the 2015 MMT100 Trail Run. Catch up! Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 3. A NEW DAY As dawn broke I found myself feeling better. Tired still, but more awake. The food helped, as did the rest at Picnic. I laughed about Adam’s ...

Massanutten Mountain Trail Run, 2015 Recap: Part 3 1

Massanutten Mountain Trail Run, 2015 Recap: Part 3
This is the third in my series about the 2015 MMT100 Trail Run. Catch up! Read Part 1, Part 2, and Part 4 of my report. Darkness Falls The stretch between Habron and Camp Roosevelt is just under ten miles, but it feels like forever. The climb up to the ridge is long and steep ...