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Backcountry Rise
Fitness

Backcountry Rise 20 Mile Race Recap

By On September 20, 2017

It’s taken me awhile to write this race recap for reasons I’ll explain later. And if that’s not a confusing way to start, then let me just say that my delay truly… Read More

Oregon on fire wildfires
Jamie Unfiltered

Wildfires – all covered in ash

By On September 7, 2017

On Tuesday morning, we woke up to a city covered in ash. The air was dense, smoky, and ominously gray and the temperatures remained too hot. Everything about the day felt eerie… Read More

Wearsafe
Fitness

Are you a reckless runner?

By On June 14, 2017

I’ve been running for what seems like forever, and until more recently I’ve been mostly a solo runner. Over the years, and through all of the time I spent on trails and pavement… Read More

Fitness

Making the leap to an ultramarathon – part three

By On June 14, 2017

For the last couple of weeks, I’ve been sharing advice from top ultramarathons about how to train for and run your first ultramarathon as part of an interview series I participated in… Read More

RunSafe
Fitness

Runners gonna run

By On June 7, 2017

I’ve always loved the simplicity of running. It isn’t a sport that requires much coordination, equipment or even skill. It involves putting one foot in front of the other, a good pair… Read More

Fitness

Friday Five: June is going to be hot and sweaty!

By On June 2, 2017

I can’t believe it’s already June; more importantly, it’s basically summer.  Seriously, how in the hell did that happen? I feel like I was wearing winter coats and cursing the gray, cold… Read More

Travis Macy ultra runner
Fitness

Making the leap to an ultramarathon – part one

By On May 31, 2017

Whether you’re getting into distance running, thinking about attempting your first ultra marathon or perhaps embarking on a new challenge, it can be daunting to figure out what to do and how… Read More

Columbia National Trails Day
Fitness

Gear up For National Trails Day

By On May 16, 2017

There’s almost nothing I love more than being outside among the trees, the mud and the mountains. It’s where I am at my best. It’s both an escape and the place that… Read More

EMPOWER Retreat
Fitness

Take me back to the EMPOWER Retreat – Sonoma

By On March 16, 2017

I’ve really struggled to put pen to paper this week. I’m just not sure there are words to describe how amazing this past week was; even though I’m sore, exhausted and behind on… Read More

Jamie Unfiltered

When you feel like a sideways fart…

By On March 1, 2017

While I was in Bali this past October, my roommate, Angela said something so profound it nearly stopped me in my tracks. She was describing a rough start to the day as… Read More