Category Archives: Adventure racing

Long time gone (and a winner!)

First off, winners for the Race Across the Sky giveaway are Marcia, Patrick, and Kovas.  Email me your addresses, please, so I can pass them on to the publisher. Otherwise, geez…it’s been two weeks since I blogged about anything but … Continue reading

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CAC2: Non-racing with the best

Note: This report was written by Kate with commentary from Adam in red (well, it’ll be added when he gets it to me.  For whatever reason people with two jobs don’t have a lot of spare time) and Jeff in … Continue reading

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Sony walkman giveaway winner

Congratulations to Brandon LePage, one of my twitter entrants, on winning my Sony Walkman giveaway!  It’ll soon be on its way to you…hope you enjoy your new MP3 player! Thanks to everybody who entered…wish I could have given one to … Continue reading

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Best. week. ever.

This past week…I could get used to weeks like these.  Even when you take into account the fact that it was one of those weeks at school where every morning found me wanting to hide under my covers until the … Continue reading

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2013 goals and race schedule

I’ve been reading along as everyone posts their 2013 resolutions and/or goals, and while I’ve been excited and inspired by all the cool things people are planning, I’ve felt a little aimless.  2012 was a Very Good Year.  I did … Continue reading

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2012 Castlewood 8-Hour adventure race volunteer report

I spent my oldest child’s 20th birthday volunteering at the Castlewood 8-Hour adventure race.  I didn’t even have to feel guilty about being gone all day since he was out of town visiting friends. My team had actually planned to race, … Continue reading

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Lessons (still being) learned at Berryman

Note: this report was written by Kate.  Commentary by Jim is in red with any responses in blue. ****** This past Saturday marked my second crack at finishing the Berryman Adventure race’s 12 hour course. Once again racing with my brother … Continue reading

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