About to finish my second Spartan Trifecta in November then I'm officially focused on the AT. Flip-flopping or section hiking it-whatever you wanna label it. I'm 39 and decided a few years ago to stop bein scared of everything and just go do it. I've had reservations about it the night before the big plunge, but never regrets after finishing. People ask me why I'm doin these things and my answer is just,"Why not?"
I have a saying I live by, well I try to live by, and it’s: It’s not for our comfort, it’s for our character. Maybe I read it somewhere? Most likely
I'm so anxious to get some trail under my feet!!! I really dunno how I'm gonna make it another 6 weeks without some dirt! One can only pack, repack
I've been different all my life. I have never fit in and I always stand out. I've been searching and wandering most of the time trying to figure out
I wonder sometimes does anyone really see me? The real me? The one who doesn't smile? The one that isn't the life of the party? I guess that is me,
So people ask me questions all the time and I thought I'd take time to answer them here. Why am I doin this? My typical answer is "Why
I don't know the exact moment I decided to hike the AT. I didn't grow up loving the outdoors or camping. Most of my backpacks were for fun not