Author Archives: Geoffrey

Dear Andrew

Dear Andrew, When I first heard the terrible news I was absolutely crushed. I told my wife the news and she was in just as much disbelief as I was. I held everything together long enough to drive Roman to … Read the rest of this entry

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Changing My View

It’s been far too long since my last post. A quick update on what has been going on. I’ve done well keeping myself physically in shape and have been eating better for the most part, green smoothies and such. I’ve … Read the rest of this entry

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What a Long Strange Trip it’s Been

The day I had been training for over the last year was finally here.  I woke up excited and ready to go.  I immediately checked the weather report.  No trace of rain in sight and not many clouds in the … Read the rest of this entry

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The End Draws Near

I have checked the calendar and there are only 9 more days until the culmination of my year long journey.  The training has been endured and injuries, sickness, mental fatigue have all been overcome.  The only thing left is to … Read the rest of this entry

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Changes are Afoot

The first few weeks of 2012, have brought about some changes to my training schedule.  First of all, my employer has started a wellness program, part of which includes a gym membership.  You may remember I am not a fan … Read the rest of this entry

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Ready to Build

A bit of time has passed since last I wrote.  Another Christmas season has passed and mine was filled with lots of family and good times.  Sure there were some moments over the Christmas holidays where I wanted to punch … Read the rest of this entry

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Superdome Running

Last week was almost a return to normalcy for training.  I completed the Tough Mudder circuit workout once that I had been doing 3 times a week.  I also had a chance to complete a bike ride with my ruck … Read the rest of this entry

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Back to Work

I’d like to start out this week by apologizing for my rant last week.  I was feeling pretty crappy all last week and especially when I sat down to write my entry.  I still have some of the sinus garbage … Read the rest of this entry

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The Lost Week

Less than 12 months ago I never would have thought I would have been so disheartened to not be able to train.  The chest congestion that started the day after Thanksgiving has now turned into a rather aggravating cough.  This, … Read the rest of this entry

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Turkey Day

I just noticed I have 60 days until the Tough Mudder in January.  Time seems to have flown by this year.  I know I am ready for the challenge and I know I’ll kick its ass when the time finally … Read the rest of this entry

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