Tag: Challenge

John Muir Trail: Day to Day Plan

The world’s big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” ― John Muir — What to Expect in This Post —  Trail Talk – A little background of day-to-day plans and what might change it  Day to Day Plan…

John Muir Trail: Resupply Time

The world’s big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” ― John Muir — Trail Talk — It’s been 5 years since I’ve put in for permits to go in August for the John Muir Trail. This…

10,000 Feet Peaks in Southern California

— New Challenge — I’ve always been trying to figure out a good challenge to take on. I have a ton of training above 10,000 feet I need to do because I have two major hikes this year including two peaks above 14,000 feet….

John Muir Trail: Announcement

The world’s big and I want to have a good look at it before it gets dark.” ― John Muir — Trail Talk — It’s been 5 years since I’ve put in for permits to go in August for the John Muir Trail. This…

Week 20 – 1000 Mile Challenge

— Thoughts on Week — Last week again I was sore because we did a 22.4 mile backpacking trip up in the local mountains. I wrote up a quick guide of the hike this week that’s why my Week 20 Update is just going…

Week 19 – 1000 Mile Challenge

— Thoughts on Week — Last week I was so sore from playing volleyball Friday and Saturday I ended up taking both Monday and Tuesday off. This required me to try to hit my goal of 21+ miles within 3 days. Wednesday my run…

Week 18 – 1000 Mile Challenge

Do it for the mountains! Somehow last week I found the time to run the most I’ve run in a week this year. I only had 4 days to do it too as Friday and Saturday I played beach volleyball and Sunday was my…

Week 17 – 1000 Mile Challenge

Do it for the mountains! Another week in the books; as most of you know who have been following I am trying to hit 1,000 miles of running and this doesn’t include the hiking on the weekends or biking to the beach to play…

Week 16 – 1000 Mile Challenge

Do it for the Mountains! Another low mileage week, but did get two pretty good 6 mile runs in at the gym this past week. I took Monday and Tuesday off because I was so sore from the 25 mile backpacking trip we did…

Week 15 – 1000 Mile Challenge

*Please note that some of the below links in this post are affiliate links. Do it for the Mountains! Another week in the books. This was a different kind of week, because we had a pretty long backpacking trip planned for the weekend. Monday…

Week 14 – 1000 Mile Challenge

*Please note that some of the below links in this post are affiliate links. Do it for the Mountains! So if you are just starting to follow my journey, as my new years resolution I decided to take up a challenge. I wanted my…

February & March – 1000 Miles Challenge

These two months were difficult to keep up with the 1000 Mile Running Challenge. Though, I am confident I will do much better the next coming months. I am going to bring back resistance into my regimen to help support the lengthy runs!