Pikes Peak Marathon 2015

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Distance 26.2 miles Time 6:40:46 Rank 254 of 769 finishers Summit Elevation 14,115 feet Elevation Gain 7,815 feet Route Barr Trail GPS Analysis Strava With the way they are scheduled, the Leadville Trail 100 and Pikes Peak Marathon fall on the same weekend. But once every 7 years, they diverge and you get them on separate weekends. That happened this … Read More

CrossFit Challenge

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This past weekend my gym hosted a CrossFit challenge. Coming from the running world, I compared it to a race. But more of a test of how my fitness and strength were coming along. Folks from other gyms came as well and competed alongside us. It was a healthy sized group of folks. The exact workout isn’t announced until the … Read More

Denver Marathon 2014

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Gave it what I had, and that was not much. 3:56 I had not run Denver since 2009 in my epic pants-shitting Boston-qualifying effort. So I got the bug this fall to run it again mostly just to get back out there in a road marathon. Its been since 2010 since my last road marathon. That was Boston. I crossed … Read More

Mount Shavano (14,229′) & Tabeguache Peak (14,155′)

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Distance 11.01 miles Moving Time 4 hr 58 min Summit Elevation 14,229 feet & 14,155 feet Elevation Gain 5,365 feet Route Blank Cabin GPS Export KML GPX GPS Analysis Gamin Connect My climbing partners were up and ready for action again today. They sleep all week in preparation for the weekend adventures. Today, we had lots of time and the … Read More