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When two obvious interests collide, why not make a weekend out of it? That cracking idea was not mine. A multi-year running camp athlete and a handful of big-thinking running coaches came up with the concept: an autumn weekend of trail running … Continue reading

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Checkpoint Challenge Scenes

Oktoberfest weekend action ended with the exciting and unpredictable Checkpoint Challenge. I blasted around the trails on my bike trying to capture some of the action at various checkpoints. I regret not getting to the “catch a chicken and get … Continue reading

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Tuesday Night 5k: Bikers and Runners

This week’s 5k race attracted plenty of community members, a strong sculling contingent plus a serious crowd of mountain bikers. The medal for valor went to one tough pint-sized girl who biked in her skirt with her CamelBak full of … Continue reading

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October Trail Love

Autumn in the forest is a contrast between the loud, flaming celebration of color and the quiet beauty of more subtle pleasures. Distracted by the gaudy colors, it’s easy to miss everything else there is to see. This morning’s run … Continue reading

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Trail Love

After thousands of miles on roads and tracks, I’ve definitely been there and done that. With the T-shirts and medals to show for it. These days, I’ll run on the roads if that’s my only option. When I’m at Craftsbury … Continue reading

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