Monthly Archives: June 2016

New Balance Leadville v3 Review

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Hello and welcome to my New Balance Leadville v3 review.  I’ve put the Leadville v3 trail shoe through some tough conditions, including The North Face Endurance Challenge GORE-TEX 50 mile race (TNFEC 50) and the second half of the Massanutten Mountain Trails 100 mile race (MMT 100). During the TNFEC 50 and the MMT 100, the New Balance Leadville v3… Read more »

MMT 100 Mile – 2016 Race Report

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Before I began the Massanutten Mountain Trails 100 (MMT 100), I knew I would go through a series of highs and lows.  I’m not talking about elevation changes, although there were plenty of those (my Garmin fenix 3 measured a total gain of 19,160 feet).  I’m talking about emotional highs and lows.  I knew there would be times when I was glad… Read more »

The North Face Endurance Challenge GORE-TEX 50 Mile – Washington, DC – 2016 Race Report

  I imagine that no race likes to hear that it was second choice, but to be brutally honest, I only signed up for the 2016 The North Face Endurance Challenge (TNFEC) GORE-TEX 50 mile race one week before race day.  I held out because I was hoping to get into the Bull Run Run 50 mile (BRR 50) race… Read more »