OK so since anytime I tell someone that I powerlift I get the “OMG! That’s crazy, throwing all those weights around!” thing, I figured it was high time to explain just what powerlifting actually is. So, the ten second description Continue reading Powerlifting, how the BLEEP does it work?
OK. Put down the bat. Yes, I know the OneWheel is not an “electric skateboard”. But “self balancing electric magical floaty platform” didn’t fit as a title. Lemme back up here. I recently had a chance to give this fun Continue reading Review: OneWheel+ Electric Skateboard
We’ve all heard someone say it. Hell, we’ve probably said it ourselves. Let me set the scene: “Chris Pratt, he of various Marvel superhero & dino fame is set to star in the new film ‘Dino Dancing‘, the uplifting story Continue reading No, you can’t be Starlord. But that’s OK.
For the past year I’ve struggled mightily with my weight. A mystery injury to my left Achilles has left me unable to run regularly (I finally managed to get an appointment with a sports injury doctor, very annoyed that it Continue reading 6 Keys to Unlocking Your Best Self
After selling off my Catrike (it just didn’t work for me in my area) I knew I needed a new bike. I jumped in doing research & decided what I really needed was a gravel bike. What now? The world Continue reading Review: Motobecane Sprint CF Disc Comp
Wait a minute! What’s going on here? I thought this site was about running, you might be saying to yourself, beer frothing on your table as you shake your fist at me. Indeed. The Fat Panther was started primarily as Continue reading All bent, out of shape
With apologies to Dr. Thompson (The events told here may or may not have happened. The people described may or may not exist. There is only pink, yellow, stripe and blue. That is all any of us need.) Race report: Continue reading Far and Loafing in Los Olivos
So… duh, I like to run in sandals a fair bit. I also run in a number of other types of shoes, but for me there’s nothing like the freedom of feeling the air under my feet as I flit Continue reading Shoe Review: Xeroshoes Umara Z-Trail Sport Sandal
“Tracking paused!” I slowly trudged up a steep, slippery and mostly unmarked (except by bones, cow patties and the occasional ribbon) hill in San Luis Obispo and seriously considered murdering my RunKeeper app as she, once again, passive aggressively suggested Continue reading Race Report: 2016 La Cuesta Ranch Trail Run
I walked into Auburn Running Company on Saturday morning looking like Teddy Roosevelt wearing lederhosen & clown shoes. I was here because, somehow, I’d been gently convinced that I could likely power-hike my way through a 50K in the Auburn Continue reading Race Report: 2015 Overlook Endurance Runs 50K