New Shoes


In an expensive coincidence, five–FIVE–pairs of my regular shoes are crossing the 300-mile mark and quickly headed for 350. In one pair, I’ve completely worn away the heel padding and now there’s something that scrapes the back of my foot. Two others are dead, but I’m forcing them to keep going a little while longer while I contemplate replacements. And the “newest” two pair are showing their wear in ways that are annoying, but can maybe keep going for another couple of months. Stay tuned for some hellos and goodbyes as I update my rotation. <fingers crossed>

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Tesla Hertz 50-Miler


Rocky Point State Pine Barrens Preserve, NY
8 October 2016
14:32 finish

FINALLY. I have successfully completed a 50-mile event!

The Tesla Hertz Run was on my radar for a couple of years and under serious consideration in 2015 until I realized it didn’t fit into my schedule. When I was looking for a 50-miler for 2016, it was a perfect fit and I’m happy to report it was a great event. (more…)

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