Monthly Archives: February 2008

Old Pueblo 50 Mile and Tucson Trip Preview
on February 29
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As I type, I’m airborne in route from DC to Tucson, Arizona. As with many of my vacations, this one


Sports Drinks for Women
on February 28
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photo credit – Tony Cenicola/The New York Times Today’s New York Times includes an article discussing sports drinks aimed at


The Week of February 18-24, 2008
on February 27
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Gretchen and Mason dropping me early on Friday’s run. Synopsis of Week’s Training:For reasons I do not recall, I took


La Sportiva Fireblade Review
on February 27
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Every once in a while you forget your preconceptions and leave constructs behind as you fall in love with something


Mount Mitchell Challenge Race Report
on February 24
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My run at the Mount Mitchell Challenge yesterday can be broken into four distinct sections. However, before I get any


Mount Mitchell Challenge 2008 Preview [Updated 2/22/08 10 PM]
on February 22
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I’ve wanted to run the Mount Mitchell Challenge (MMC) held outside of Asheville, North Carolina ever since I heard of


Anyone Familiar with the La Sportiva Raceblade/Fireblade
on February 20
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Recently, ultrastud Mike Mason commented enthusiastically about the La Sportiva Raceblade in response to my review of the Montrail Streak.


Fleet Feet – Bend
on February 19
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My buddy and ultra-stud Sean Meissner will be managing a new Fleet Feet store being opened in Bend, Oregon this


Training Advice from Anna Pichrtova
on February 19
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Last week, in reflecting upon why he trains, Scott Mason over at Wasatch Speed Goat noted La Sportiva runner, Anna


The Week of February 11-17, 2008
on February 18
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Synopsis of Week’s Training:Another week and yet more progress in the right direct. I started the week off right on