The Palmerton Super Took a Part of my Soul. I Want it Back

This past Saturday, I started the journey to completing my first Spartan Trifecta. For the people that don't enjoy putting themselves through physical and existential hell, a Trifecta is when you run the 3.1 mile Spartan Sprint, the 8.1 Spartan Super, and the 13.1 Spartan Beast in the same calendar year. I knew going for …

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Introduction to the Recovering Fat Kid Part 4 or I Walked Funny for a Week After the Tough Mudder

So here we are, what started as my End Game. The Holy Grail. The maguffin that propels every action movie plot forward towards the next ridiculous action scene. I'm of course talking about the Tough Mudder Philly 2017. All the training, the running, the dieting, and the "minor" bouts of anxiety I subjected myself to …

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