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Episode 18 – Buzz Burrell

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Adventurer Buzz Burrell grew up in Kalamazoo, Michigan, but it wasn’t long before he packed his bags and headed west to Colorado to be in the mountains. Over the next five and a half decades he set fastest known time (FKT) records on the Colorado Trail (486 miles) and the John …

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Three Trail Running Must Haves for Spring 2016

Ultimate Direction PB Adventure Vest 3.0 ($170) Review by Kevin Riley Bravo to Peter Bakwin and the design team at Ultimate Direction. They raised the bar with the release of the PB Adventure Vest 3.0. At 13.3 ounces, the vest weights less than the previous model, yet boasts over 30% more carrying capacity. …

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Episode 12 – Anton Krupicka

Anton Krupicka came onto the ultra running scene when he took 1st place at the Leadville 100 Run in 2006. He was 22 years old. In 2007, he took 47 minutes off his time and won the heroic race, once again. That time still stands as the 3rd fastest on the course. …

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#Roadto7Sisters Report – Zion Ragnar Team Relay

The night before the Zion Ragnar Team Relay our team met at a Vietnamese restaurant in Las Vegas, called Pho So 1. I got the Bûn Cha  Giá Thit Nuóng, a rice vermicelli bowl with vegetables, pork, and sliced egg roles served with a fish dipping sauce and Sriracha. Both Jared and …

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Training Day, Bring the Pain – Day 1

A couple weeks ago an acquaintance asked if I wanted to compete in the Zion – Ragnar Team Relay coming up on April 24. It took a couple days to commit, but I was in. I ran the Kahtoola Agassiz Uphill earlier in the year and loved the race vibe. It was …

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BI Tendencies in Flagstaff

The whole day was shot. My GoPro camera, which was attached to a mini tripod and wrapped in a Millet windbreaker, fell out of my hydration pack somewhere along the five miles of trail I just ran. “Shit!” I murmured to myself. I knew my planned run was kaput. I turned …

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