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Lets do this! Whoo’s In El Moro anyone?

Just signed up for “Whoo’s In El Moro” Trail Race in October.  Super excited, who else wants in?  I am trying to get my good buddy and running coach to sign-up!  Lets do this Andy! Race Details: http://www.whoosinelmoro50k.com -Todd twitter: schwarznet instagram: schwarznet paper.il: schwarznet

It’s June, still have REI dividend left over?

If you are like me and buy everything you can using your REI Credit Card you may just still have a few bucks left over on your REI dividend.  If so, I can’t tell how much I enjoy my Nathan HPL #20 Hydration Vest.  I recently used this vest running the Leadville Turquoise Lake Half Marathon and it was a life saver.  It fits snug against the body and has a 2.0 L hydration.. Read More

Me and my GT2000

Typically I wouldn’t ever recommend trail running mid-day in high heat, especially in Southern California.  However sometimes running mid-day, you can find yourself in places like Peter’s Canyon all alone with just you and your shoes.  I run in Asics GT2000 and highly recommend them for anyone who is looking for a little more stability, but still a light weight trail running shoe! You can find Asics GT-2000 at Backcountry.com. Try them, you’ll.. Read More

Mountain Magazine with a $15 year long subscription

About a year ago, based on a recommendation from my buddy David MacRunnel I began subscribing to Mountain Magazine. It’s a magazine SOLELY focused on mountain sports and mountain culture. When I was renewing my subscription this week, I noticed a promo code for a $15, 1 year sub and wanted to pass it along. No idea when it expires. More info at: http://www.mountainonline.com Enjoy! Andy B twitter.com/outsideallday

Father’s Day hike to Arthur’s Rock

More info on Arthurs Rock: http://www.coloradohikingtrails.net/wiki/Arthurs_Rock 1.7 miles up, 1.7 miles down, 1000ft of elevation gain. Carter (6 yrs old) and Landon (4 yrs old) both owned it! Good day on the trail with the family. Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! Andy B twitter.com/outsideallday

My new Jetboil Flash Backpacking Stove

My buddy Todd and I are going backpacking in a few weeks. The itenerary is still being planned but we know we want to hit Longs Peak, sleep in the boulder field and summit first thing in the morning. From there, move onto another 14er. Hoping to get two nights in the backcountry. As I continue to develop my backpacking kit I’ve been in need of a stove. The Jetboil Flash came highly.. Read More

My Life With Lance Armstrong

Outside Online Friday, August 31, 2012 Last week, just before the news broke that Lance Armstrong had decided to walk away from his battle with the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA) and accept the likely loss of seven Tour de France titles, Betsy Andreu gave an interview to Bill Strickland, an editor-at-large for Bicycling magazine who has written frequently about the allegations that Armstrong doped. Betsy, the wife of one-time Armstrong teammate Frankie Andreu,.. Read More

SCPS 17 & 18: Santa Cross Weekend- Live at the Greek!

Southern California Prestige Series of Cyclocross, presented by Spy Optic SCPS 17: Santa Cross Weekend Photos: Kenneth Hill Griffith Park hosted the 2-day cross-centric-bicycle festival the Southern California Prestige Series, (SCPS) called Santa Cross. With many years of Santa Cross events nothing came close to this two-day weekend of fantastic racing, advocacy, family (pets included), fun, and friends. The course was a challenging bringing the longest climb the series has ever seen. It.. Read More