Trip / Race Report Archive

9 Apr 2017

Race Review: Diez Vistas 50KM Ultra 2017

The Diez Vistas race is challenging because it is so early in the season. It doesn’t give runners too much nice weather to train in. As a result, a lot of this training is in the rain.
10 Apr 2016

Race Review: Diez Vistas 50KM Ultra 2016

This was my first time doing the DV50 and it was everything I had hoped it would be. I live in Coquitlam so the DV is in my backyard. I train around Buntzen Lake and enjoy the
10 Sep 2015

2015 Knee Knacker Trail Race Review

Early in the season I was looking at exciting races and saw the Knee Knacker, a 50 KM trail race (intro video) that basically covers the North Shore of Vancouver. It starts at Horseshoe Bay and ends
15 Oct 2014

2014 Cumberland MOMAR Adventure Race

Several months ago I wrote a post on my decision to do the 2014 MOMAR and the team mates who decided to join me in this adventure. This race report will outline the details of that adventure,
15 Sep 2014

2014 Seymour Enduro 5 Peaks Trail Race Review

It has been a few months since I ran this race but wanted to write this report since I was so impressed with the course. First, 5 Peaks Trail Running Series is called “5” peaks because it
24 Aug 2014

2014 Whistler Enduro 5 Peaks Trail Race Review

Going to Whistler is always a pleasure. It is an adventure paradise and the excitement level is always at it’s peak. This trail race was no exception. Having fresh memories of the last 5 Peaks Cypress Trail
28 Jul 2014

2014 Cypress Enduro 5 Peaks Race Review

I have ran in the 5 Peaks race series for 5 years now. I used to think it was the greatest race series and was super impressed by how well it was run. Turn outs were in
6 Jan 2014

Christmas on the big island of Hawaii

I’ve always wanted to go to Hawaii but the timing was never right. This Christmas I just didn’t feel like trying to park at the mall, I delayed putting up the lights and just couldn’t bring myself
29 Sep 2013

5 Peaks Trail Running Series – Hero to Zero

Over the years, I have really enjoy the 5 Peaks  Trail Running Series. It used to be one of the most well organized and enjoyable series. Even if I was to pick an individual race I would