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MENDON TRAIL RUN 50K RACE REPORT

MENDON TRAIL RUN 50K RACE REPORT

Last Saturday, November 3rd, I joined 72 other brave souls in cold, wet, snowy, windy weather (yeah, that photo above is very misleading) for the Rochester Orienteering Club’s annual Mendon Trails Race at beautiful Mendon Ponds Park just south of Rochester, NY. Over 25% of those folks would drop out over the next few hours … Continue reading

REPORT: SENECA TRAIL SOLO

REPORT: SENECA TRAIL SOLO

I’m always on the lookout for new trails I haven’t heard of yet. Just recently I stumbled across a gem called the SENECA TRAIL running 12 miles, one-way, all on trail just southeast of Rochester… How had I missed this? So, last weekend (Saturday, August 11th) I filled up my hydration day pack and went … Continue reading

OFF ROAD HALF IRONMAN RECAP #70.3 #Tri

OFF ROAD HALF IRONMAN RECAP #70.3 #Tri

Over the past few days that I’ve had to reflect on last weekend’s Off Road Half Ironman, I’m realizing that this past Saturday is a day that will be seared in my emotional memory for years to come. It was that good. A perfect day in many ways. When I started losing weight and got … Continue reading

OFFROAD HALF IRONMAN SUCCESS! #Tri #70.3 #Trail

Successfully knocked off one of my BIG goals for the year yesterday – a Half Ironman… Offroad! I successfully completed the 1.2 Mile Open Water Swim, 56 Mile Mountain Bike, and 13.1 Mile Trail Run in 8:48! I’ll be posting a full recap in a bit, but for now I’m recouping… Yesterday was no joke … Continue reading

COUNTDOWN: OFF ROAD HALF IRONMAN #TRI SOLO #70.3

A week from today will be a big step in my obsession with off road triathlon. A 70.3 mile half-ironman, off road, self-supported solo. Excited doesn’t even begin to capture it! 1.2 mile open water swim (Canandaigua), 56 mile mountain bike (Greenway), 13.1 mile trail run (FLT Letchworth)… Wish me luck!