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  1. This is the last no board run I did a few years...

    This is the last no board run I did a few years back. The mountain is called Fishes Breath. 3000' wall of pow.
    (or so we hoped)
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  2. Iíd have to agree that when the conditions allow...

    Iíd have to agree that when the conditions allow and you can Ďdrop the leashí nothing beats a sweet NoBoard run.

    Good technique is synonymous with good style. No style , no shred .
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    Yeah I thought I had kicked a nagging PF issue...

    Yeah I thought I had kicked a nagging PF issue but it came back along with a nagging hamstring tweak with those shoes. I think I will still use them intermittently and rotate through shoe quiver ,...
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    Did my last race of season yesterday, sitting...

    Did my last race of season yesterday, sitting here looking at my data, drinking coffee. Life is good...
    I wanted to break 4 hours...

    Oh it turns out the course has almost 3500 ft gain.

    I...
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    I just took the solomons out for quick spin and...

    I just took the solomons out for quick spin and the feet felt great but then I noticed my twingy MCL started acting up ... too much drop? Maybe something 5-6mm range is sweet spot. Iíve never really...
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    ^^ yeah I got the same as on your left foot. I...

    ^^ yeah I got the same as on your left foot. I love the wide toe box and they feel comfy/squishy on the pavement and dirt.

    Whereas these salamons and Nikeís I have are both 12mm drop and fairly...
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    I switched to these zero drop shows 2 weeks ago...

    I switched to these zero drop shows 2 weeks ago and soon noticed PT pain in the morning. Hadnít been a problem for over a year . Lower heel stretching things out too much?
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    I canít comprehend... ...

    I canít comprehend...
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    Nice! I did my first 20 miler in over a year...

    Nice! I did my first 20 miler in over a year last week. Things start to get iffy after 15 for sure. I'm 2 weeks out from this trail marathon trying to stay steady in mileage for this block.

    I...
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    I just picked a pair of Altra Amp (?) from REI . ...

    I just picked a pair of Altra Amp (?) from REI . Love the wide toe box and zero drop. Took them for a quick spin tonight and could definitely feel the difference in foot strike position .

    After...
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    ^^ That was good article , kind of confirmed what...

    ^^ That was good article , kind of confirmed what Viva was saying about shorter runs with more intensity.

    I think that is what wore me out last week, mixing some speed work in with volume.

    I...
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    You guys heard of this Jim Walmsy guy? I just got...

    You guys heard of this Jim Walmsy guy? I just got sucked into Western State YouTube rabbit hole and came out inspired by him and everyone who can actually run 100 miles.

    Then looking at their...
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    Shoot, it was bound to happen... my first knee...

    Shoot, it was bound to happen... my first knee injury that really slowed my roll.

    I just Google diagnosed as Grade 1 MCL sprain so that means I'm gonna live.
    Weird way to 'get injured'. This...
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    Iceman second guesses in jeans...?

    Iceman second guesses in jeans...?
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    Welll, Iím so baked and about to go for 2 hour...

    Welll, Iím so baked and about to go for 2 hour run, lol
  16. Thread: PowerfulJRE

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    Funny I just today listened through #1007 with...

    Funny I just today listened through #1007 with Jordan Petersen and Bret Weinstein and found it worthy of sharing here but then you already started JRE thread.
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    I dunno about you guys but I rely on smug...

    I dunno about you guys but I rely on smug anecdotes smothered in melodramatic hyperbole and feigned naive narcissism to make my way around here.
  18. Thanks for your well thought response. That video...

    Thanks for your well thought response. That video was funny with them being all pissy pants.

    FWIW I live at about 10ft above sea level with a mortgaged house and have given some consideration to...
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    As of this week I am 39.3 years old or...

    As of this week I am 39.3 years old or thereabouts. Also in this week I am 2 years and 2 months into a solid reinvestment in my health and endurance sport ambitions. Age 40 is looming near. In June...
  20. This guy has interesting take. "Why do banks...

    This guy has interesting take.

    "Why do banks still invest in Florida if it's going to be under water?"


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NjlC02NsIt0
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    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jv_i8fX9dKE

    https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=jv_i8fX9dKE
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    Speaking of trail running I just did this Cirque...

    Speaking of trail running I just did this Cirque Series race today at Alyeska.

    3890í climb in 3 miles then circle back on ridge then come down Maxís. 6 miles total

    First year I did it in 1:30...
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    I turn my head right and look out south window to...

    I turn my head right and look out south window to ocean about 400 yards away. Turn left and look out west window and see ski hill 3 miles up the road.
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    https://www.outsideonline.com/2399171/alex-woods-b...

    https://www.outsideonline.com/2399171/alex-woods-black-bear-attack

    Who needs a gun or pepper spray?! Just carry an axe...
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    Funny side note Al, about 10 years back when the...

    Funny side note Al, about 10 years back when the new 20/20 ppl bought Ski Smithers they upgraded the office space there on Railway Ave.

    In the office behind the reception counter was big blown...
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    Ahh, so it's like watching a good movie or...

    Ahh, so it's like watching a good movie or reading a book that requires a certain amount of suspended disbelief.

    I have faith in a responsive universe but what is the point in subscribing to a...
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    There appears to be an overwhelming consensus...

    There appears to be an overwhelming consensus that the Mormon scene and M.O. in general is 'crazy'. Poor dean got sucked in and is paying the price.

    I have to wonder if Dean was married to and...
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    Funny reading this for a bit before seeing was an...

    Funny reading this for a bit before seeing was an old thread. I signed up here 2008 so just over 1/4 of life here at age 39.

    Over the last ten years Iíve worked in construction as a laborer then...
  29. David took a swig of water, threw it in his...

    David took a swig of water, threw it in his backpack and then swung the pack back over his shoulder. He snapped the waist belt followed by the sternum strap. He stomped his feet a couple of times to...
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    https://zwiftinsider.com/rider-categorization-base...

    https://zwiftinsider.com/rider-categorization-based-on-ftp-how-do-you-rank/
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    Took 6 week break from Zwift for some outside...

    Took 6 week break from Zwift for some outside riding which was quite pleasant . Got back online to check out the new desert route through fictional american southwest. Nice cruisey terrain.
    ...
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    I went from age 18 to 37 kind of half ass telling...

    I went from age 18 to 37 kind of half ass telling myself I wanted to get back into running and general cardio activities. Main focus was adrenaline sports which had components of cardio fitness....
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    ^^ the guy on the right seems to approve. He is...

    ^^ the guy on the right seems to approve. He is like "yep that's how you do it"
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    Hard bike workout, 8000ft climbing over 30 miles....

    Hard bike workout, 8000ft climbing over 30 miles. Twas a bit much.

    I really like the Phish cover Vesna does in here tells a good story of family adventures being had and yet to come.

    Nice a...
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    More hot brick workouts and awesome swimming with...

    More hot brick workouts and awesome swimming with dolphins action. Then there is this traditional style sail boat that went around the world (damn can't remember its name) that pulled into the fish...
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    Ha! that WAS a good night at the the Twin. Don't...

    Ha! that WAS a good night at the the Twin. Don't have many nights like that these days! Totally forgot about it until buddy sent it to me. Smithers is so funny, the whole town was talking about TWO...
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    The Lick a Stripper Thread NSFW

    Friend sent this to me the other day. Polaroid still hanging on wall of mechanic shop in Smithers since 2006.

    Bonus points for hand on titty.
    Bonus points for wife in pic.
    Bonus points for...
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    Another 10k race today but this time here in...

    Another 10k race today but this time here in Alaska. 45 degree , light rain. Hard to dress right, cold at start line in short shorts and tank top. Ran good tactics today though with zero chance of...
  39. Thread: Ketogenesis

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    Holy smokes I didn't realize dude was actually...

    Holy smokes I didn't realize dude was actually off his rocker !

    http://anthonycolpo.com/the-ugly-truth-about-harley-durianrider-johnstone/
  40. Thread: Ketogenesis

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    Durian Rider is somewhat outspoken about lots of...

    Durian Rider is somewhat outspoken about lots of things but more specifically 'keto stuff'


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aXKM7PVJA2k

    Dig through his videos he all about the carbs...
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    I just did this Mac-A-Thon 10k race for the...

    I just did this Mac-A-Thon 10k race for the second time held down there in Kealakekua.

    Last year I got 2nd with time of 38:45. This year I got 2nd again with time of 39:30.

    This year the...
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    Speaking of injury, this was a close one. I just...

    Speaking of injury, this was a close one. I just jumped in with less than adequate swell assessment.

    277788

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    "Never turn your back to the sea" or better yet "never turn your back to...
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    Our little 'island style shack' here in Big Isle...

    Our little 'island style shack' here in Big Isle is all off grid on small Goal Zero yeti 1400 setup.

    I'm not super impressed . The sales guy had slick pop up shop in Costco last year and promised...
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    Mid day BRICK work outs are the best, if you like...

    Mid day BRICK work outs are the best, if you like heat stroke. It is interesting training in the heat because heat management becomes strongest factor what you can actually do. Then when you go back...
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    OP has a long way to go... ...

    OP has a long way to go...


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RUwzSYm8emM
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    ^^I know I've been short on providing 'sweaty man...

    ^^I know I've been short on providing 'sweaty man in spandex' content as promised. You'll like the next episode, I swear.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X_mHwx6yZTA
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    Just got to Kona for 5 week training block in the...

    Just got to Kona for 5 week training block in the heat. One thing Zwift is good for as it turns out , is heat adaptation. I had to ride 3 hours from airport to get our car down south and I...
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    Finished up work push in AK and joined the family...

    Finished up work push in AK and joined the family back in the tropics.


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NuqxC0luCf8&t=320s


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=c9kBlQEuagQ
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    Ok, now follow along with this guy. Hans was at...

    Ok, now follow along with this guy. Hans was at it for 3 years. How about 30 years of skiing and acid and living in the woods...? At what point are you chasing your tail, being haunted by your own...
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    Awesome thanks! I wrote that when I was 24. ...

    Awesome thanks! I wrote that when I was 24.

    110,000 words of youthful idealism and confusion wrapped up in a tidy compartmentalized manifesto package. Enjoy!
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