Adventure Types Archives: Ultrarunning and Racing


Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim-to-Rim

March 2009 Run through 1.6 billion years of geological history (twice) during this 42-mile out-and-back across the Big Ditch. 8 hours 2 minutes.


Zion National Park Traverse

May 2009 A classic ultrarun: 48 spectacular miles across the Park from the East Rim Trailhead to Lee Pass. 9 hours, 27 minutes.

Gear List

Below you’ll find the gear list. There are some important missing items. “Essential” Items not carried Sleeping bag and pad. We slept just 2.5 hours over 3.75 days, and most of our sleeping happened as cat naps between 5-15 minutes long. There was plenty of soft ground to lay down on, and given how tired […]


Alaska Mountain Wilderness Classic

July 2009 The original adventure race. 180 miles in 3 days 17 hours across the Hayes Range by foot and packraft, on just 2 hours of sleep. First place.