outdoor adventure, travel + healthy living



Racing and Covering Gloucester 2013


Gloucester is always amazing. Since it’s Holy Week here in New England, the racing is top tier and so is the partying. It’s an amazing time for me to be racing and covering the races, since I get to spend the week with my …




Rolling Into Holy Week


Still super jet lagged from China, but who cares? The best week of US ’cross is here! Sept. 28/29: Gloucester CX Oct. 1: Ride Studio Cafe CX Shindig (I’ll be there with my book—buy it and get a free program from Worlds!) Oct. 2: …




Long Runs and Runs with Friends: The Good Life


I have a ton to write about China and their first ever UCI cyclocross race, but before I get into that, I wanted to do write this post about running. That’s right, running. Short Fast Team Run I’d like to think that this is …






A Few of My Favorite Things: Cyclocross Season Start


Now that the season is here, work and racing both ramp up considerably. So, in the spirit of the ’cross, I’m trying out some new things that will hopefully keep me sane and healthy and fast all season! Challenge Team Edition Grifos: My Zipp …





1drifter Has a New Home


Testing out this new platform for 1drifter. I came across mpora when reading their awesome women’s surf/skate/snowboard magazine, Cooler, and now I’m slightly hooked. We’ll see what happens, but if you haven’t before, check out 1drifter’s first 2 episodes! My Mpora account is right …