My paying job is as an associate professor at the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy. I do a little bit of everything: teach, research, write, and even administer some educational initiatives. So, what in the world makes me think (emphasis on think) that training and racing has anything to do with how I perform … More 4 non-obvious reasons why obstacle racing makes me a better professor (I think)
Not only do they have the most moderately successful OCR web series in the world, BROCR also produces some of the okayest videos and content in the sport. … More What I appreciate about BROCR
It’s the baddest article of clothing I own. A blue hoodie with the 2012 Spartan Ultra Beast finisher shirt fashioned on the hood. The creepy rendition of Lazarus Lake from my Barkley Fall Classic shirt gracing the front. … More Thirty7s – The one and only
Despite the fact that I would love to get a taste of the experience, what I appreciate about the Barkley is that it….
I oftentimes grow weary of social media rants, complaints, and the keyboard-enabled “call-outs” of people. While that may at times play an important role in the development of the sport, I believe we need more public discussions that uplift spirits. So here I am, trying to do my part. Hobie Call has received his share … More What I appreciate about Hobie Call
Two of the biggest names in their respective industries have become partners. On the surface this might seem ho-hummish, but it is an indicator of continued international appeal of the Spartan brand and overall interest in obstacle racing. If I glance over my right shoulder, I can see a small mesh bag from approximately 5 … More Spartan and Marriott
I’m considering it. Seriously considering it. It would be good for my soul. The Endeavor Team Challenge offers exactly what drew me (and many of the OGs) to obstacle racing to begin with: more of an adventure and less of an event. As much as I love obstacle racing and the many improvements in terms of races … More The Endeavor Team Challenge