I Tried the Ragnar Relay

For those of you that don't know, the Ragnar Relay is a special event made for people who enjoy soreness, smelliness, and sleep deprivation. It is a 200-ish mile relay run from Friday morning until Saturday afternoon, in our case, from Madison to Chicago. At 5:30 am on Friday, I met up with six people … Continue reading I Tried the Ragnar Relay

10 Stages of Runner’s Denial

Runner's are an insane bunch. We trade pain, blisters, chaffing, shin splints, ugly feet, and a large chunk of our free-time for what? Pounding our feet into cement for hours until we can't breathe anymore? I don't know, man, but I love that shit. The other thing that runners consistently do is refuse to admit anything that … Continue reading 10 Stages of Runner’s Denial