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Geoff Roes’ 2012 Iditorad Trail Victory – a lesson in endurance potential

Geoff Roes – an elite American ultra-marathon runner – won an incredible race in the rugged Alaskan outback last week. Though, instead of saying he ‘won,’ it would be better to say he ‘survived the fastest.’ The 350 mile foot-race took a full week to complete in absolutely insane conditions. He pulled all his own …

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Our Deepest Fear

Earlier I posted an amazing motivational video and just ran across one of the readings from the video in its entirety.Its powerful enough that I need to share it with. Read it a few times. Let it sink in. Then go out and do something remarkable. Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. …

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So you think you are crazy?

It is inspiring to see people pushing the boundaries of what is possible, even if these guys are totally insane. Enjoy – then get out and start training! Trailer for First Ascents Series [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Adr-RK-ftxo] Real-life Spiderman [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dfjkBrgVGyw] Free-Base Jumper & Slackliner Dean Potter [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7NcLCC-YNI] Ueli Steck’s Speed Climbing Records of Eiger, Matterhorn, etc. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eWCljD5_Rew]

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Trust me on the sunscreen….

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sTJ7AzBIJoI] I’ve heard this twice today on two totally different radio stations. Good to see it is making the rounds again after first hearing it so many years ago. What an amazing song! Wear Sunscreen or the Sunscreen Speech are the actually an essay called “Advice, like youth, probably just wasted on the young” that …

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