Lost Boy: The Lost Coast Trail FKT

One year ago, as the world shut down due to Covid, I lamented about little things like race cancellations. I’d already experienced a...

Wonderland

We shall not cease from exploration. And the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first...

U.S. Olympic Marathon Team Trials

This is not the story of an Olympic hopeful or elite athlete. This is the story of friendship and a ragtag bunch of misfits surprising...

100 Lessons

I’d competed in one 100 miler before this summer; the Leadville 100. I wouldn’t say I ‘ran’ the thing, though. Instead, I ran a good 60...

UTMB: CCC magical savory wonderland

Inspiration Ultra Trail du Mont Blanc (UTMB) has been on my radar for 4 years since my pal Chelsea Blanchard showed me the video,...

FOURmidable 50k/ USA 50k Championships

Usually my races are selected based on seeing incredible photos (Elkhorn Crest 53 miler), the date (the NUT 50k landed on my 25th...

Bandera 100k

It’s become a yearly tradition to do an early season 100k in search of a Western States Golden Ticket. I placed 3rd at Gorge Waterfalls...

Timberline FKT

My dad used to tell me the story of his own one-day journey around the mountain. He joined a guided trip through the Mazamas. They would...

Lavaredo Ultra Trail

Every race has a lesson. Some of those lessons require some digging, but others scream it out loud. This lesson goes in the latter...

Mr. B

I’d been dreaming of having my own adventure mobile ever since I moved to Portland in 2014. The vision had gone through all types of...