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
31 Aug 2014

Preparing for MOMAR 2014

Most of my mistakes in life begin when I open my mouth… Many things we think about privately and more times than not, these thoughts stay private. Some of us however, get this strong feeling to share
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
6 Aug 2014

Salmon Fishing – Campbell River – 2014

For the past few years my family has gone to the West Coast for a few days of salmon fishing with my brother’s family. The west coast of Vancouver island is amazing for fishing and for the
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
1 Jun 2014

Elite Learning in the Bush

I was recently lucky enough to spend the weekend in the bush with a a few fellow Search & Rescue members and a highly trained Special Forces member. While I can’t go into details on this individual
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
5 Nov 2013

Ground Search Team Leader Course – JIBC – Maple Ridge 2013

This past weekend I had the pleasure of completing the Ground Search Team Leader course as put on by the Justice Institute of British Columbia. Many thanks to Ridge Meadows Search & Rescue for providing their facility
29 Oct 2013

Rope Rescue Team Member Course – JIBC – Squamish 2013

This past weekend I successfully passed my Rope Rescue Team Member course in Squamish through the Justice Institute of British Columbia (JIBC). As a member of Coquitlam Search & Rescue I am continually practising all the skills
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