Altitude Sickness

Altitude Sickness
June 4, 2015

Altitude Sickness: “rest period”

I am giving myself a rest period for a week or so to recuperate from my 28+ mile run. There were no real bad side effects to the run, mind you, but I think that given the nature of that type of effort, a rest…

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Altitude Sickness
May 27, 2015

Slap squish slap squish slap squish

Courtesy of Brady Crain

Crain in 1997 at 235 pounds.

“#$%@#$ *#$% God @#$*%^& stupid @#$*% East Mountain Road!”

After my big run last Friday, I did a bunch of basic recovery stuff, hiking, biking, and skiing.

Sunday I went for…

Altitude sickness
Altitude Sickness
May 14, 2015

Altitude sickness

A gangly nerd avenges his past with extreme forays into athletics

I was born a sickly child. Asthma, pneumonia, and scarlet fever frequented my childhood home. Moving to Vermont at the end of my seventh year, I grew up a wheezing nerd (a moniker…