Now that its been a couple weeks and i have had time to recover its time for me to review my first stab at an adventure race. Hamiltons Raid the Hammer is a Point to Point Orienteering race completed on Teams of 3. There are 2 distances offered. The full raid and the half raid. … More Race Report – Raid the Hammer Full Raid
Last Wednesday I was invited to attend the Mizuno Canada media night for the launch of the Mizuno Wave Rider 20. The launch included a wear test of the shoe, a presentation about the history of the wave rider, and an intro to the Breath Thermo line of winter running apparel. First the shoe. I … More Wear Test-Mizuno Wave Rider 20
About a month ago myself and a couple training buddies decided to take on something new this fall. An orienteering race called “Raid the Hammer” (hammer meaning Hamilton if you aren’t familiar with the area). I have heard of these races and have some friends who have done them in the past, but I never … More Don’t get lost
My training season has pretty much wrapped up now that the Bad Thing is complete. I still have an Orienteering team race coming up next weekend but its more of a fun event and I will not be “racing” (but still expect a full report from me!). Now comes the point where the runners high is … More What now?