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31. Trail Running the Cataloochee in the Great Smoky ...
I recently had a chance to do some trail running in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. After checking the maps near our rental cabin, the nearest trail I could find was the Cataloochee Divide Trail. I was able to get to the trailhead after about a 20 minute drive. ...

32. Melon Run 2014
The Melon Run on the 4th of July is a Gainesville tradition. My finish time for this 3 miler (not a 5k!) was 17:46 and I was able to win my age group and bring home a nice watermelon as an award. The Superman shirt is from the Under Armour ...

33. Gainesville Free Track Meet Series - Summer 2014
Update 7/2/2014: The finformation below has been up dated with the latest info provided and includes minor schedule changes for the July 3 meet The Gainesville, Florida track community is offering a series of Free Summer Track Meets at Fred Cone Park. I have attended the first two meets. It ...

34. GATE River Run 15k 2014 - Race Report
My first GATE River Run 15k! Such a huge race event! Here I am with some of the Florida Track Club members after the race: photo by Alexi Pappas via Elizabeth Suda I am happy with my race, ran a nice PR of 59:50 for 15k (avg. 6:26 per mile), ...

35. Five Points of Life Marathon 2014 - Race ...
I finished my second marathon! I crossed the finish line with a chip time of 3:39:49. Photo by BB Action Photography This was my first Five Points of Life Marathon. My previous marathon was Jacksonville Bank Marathon which was a completely different bodily experience. Read *that* story if you want ...

36. John Holmes 50k Trail Run 2013 - Race ...
I finished my first 50k race, The John Holmes 50k Trail Run. [image8] Photo via http://www.jimbodoh.com If it hadn't been pitch black prior to the 7 am race start, this is the sign that would have greeted me at the Tucker Hill Trailhead of the The Croom Tract at Withlacoochee ...

37. Fit2Run Twilight 10k Cross Country Challenge - Race ...
This was the second annual Cross Country (XC) race that Fit2Run Gainesville held at The Rock Trails property. The course was mostly well-groomed field grass and was soft due to all of the rains (but still very runnable). There were a few nice muddy sections thrown in just for fun. ...

38. 70-miles per week
I am training for a 50k race in October (the John Holmes Trail Run ). It will be my first Ultramarathon. I decided to go up in distance rather than taking another shot at the marathon. Perhaps I had some lingering doubts after my first and only marathon experience. In ...

39. Melon Run 2013 - Race Report
The Melon Run 3 mile race is held in Gainesville, FL on the 4th of July. I am a bit delinquent posting a race report. There isn't much to say, it was HOT and HUMID as usual. I handled the heat much better than last year, mostly by mental preparation ...

40. Trail of Payne 10k 2013 - Race Report
Saturday was perfect for racing at the Lloyd Clarke Sports Trail of Payne 10k, held at Paynes Prairie Preserve State Park. It was a brisk morning, with temps in the 40s at race start and a nice fog rising off Lake Wauburg. Before the race, I felt good and ready ...

41. Newnan's Lake 15k 2013 - Race Report
This year was my first time running the Newnan's Lake 15k organized by Lloyd Clarke Sports. The course is relatively flat (there are a number of long gradual inclines) but generally is known to be a good place to get a fast time! The weather is almost always cool like ...

42. My First Marathon - Jacksonville Bank 2012 Race ...
I finished my first marathon! Here I am crossing the finish line of the Jacksonville Bank Marathon with a chip time of 3:26:14. Photos copyright brightroom, Inc. I received a nice finisher medal and t-shirt. Some people may wonder about wearing minimalist shoes for 26.2 miles, but I have to ...

43. Turkey Trot 10k 2012 - Race Report
I'm still catching up on race reports... Lloyd Clarke Sports put on a great 2012 Thanksgiving Day Turkey Trot 10k race here in Gainesville, Florida. The weather was perfect with temps in the 40s at start time. I slipped on my New Balance Minimus Zero MT00 trail shoes and took ...

44. Product Review - Altra Samson Minimalist Shoes
Earlier this year I received a pair of Samsons from Altra Zero Drop Footwear to review. I never managed to put together a formal review until now, although I did share my feedback in various places around the Net such as Barefoot Ted's Minimalist Runner Google Group, my twitter feed, ...

45. Trail Running in the Hocking Hills, Ohio
On Christmas Day I ran from Old Man's Cave to Cedar Falls to Ash Cave along the Buckeye Trail in the Hocking Hills. It was a cold day (32 degrees), with lots of icicles hanging from the rock formations. The trail section between Old Man's Cave and Cedar Falls is ...

46. Tom Walker Memorial Half Marathon 2012 - Race ...
I'm a little behind on posting my last few race reports. I ran the Tom Walker Memorial Half Marathon on December 1, 2012, just a few weeks before attempting my first marathon. This race was a Florida Track Club event and this year the FTC provided pace groups. The two ...

47. Gainesville Fisher House Veterans Day 5k 2012 - ...
I recently ran the Gainesville Fisher House Veterans Day 5k race. I was pleased to participate in this event that was well-organized and for a good cause. Martin McCrory's Race Pace Photos took pictures of the event and as always they did an awesome job. I have purchased a number ...

48. You might be an Altramaniac if...
I was recently accused of being an Altramaniac by one of the sales folks at a local running store. When I look at my collection of Altra Zero Drop shoes, it is kind of hard to argue. I do own at least one pair of every model of Altra Zero ...

49. My first 50-plus mile running week
A few weeks ago my family was out of town. I took the opportunity to run... a lot... and managed to hit my first 50+ mile week. It helped that I could take naps when needed and was able to go to bed early. Here is a screenshot of my ...

50. Barefoot Running Study at the University of Florida
I recently participated in a barefoot running study at the University of Florida Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation. As of the time I started writing this blog post, the study is still seeking participants (http://www.ortho.ufl.edu/research/studies/barefoot-running). The stated purpose of the study is to compare how many calories are used and ...

51. Soft Star Moc3 is still the best minimalist ...
To be fair, the Spring 2012 shoe models from many companies are not yet widely available and I have not yet tried them all. Reviews are starting to appear on the web and some of the forthcoming shoes do look interesting. However, they would have to be really completely awesomely ...

52. Running in Austin on the Barton Springs Greenbelt
I spent time over the holidays in Austin, Texas. Austin has some wonderful trails and greenways. I entered the Barton Springs Greenbelt at its Zilker Park trailhead, parking the car near the Barton Springs Pool facility. I have to digress and mention that Zilker Park is just great. Children and ...

53. Lloyd Clarke Sports - wall of shoes
The other day I snapped a photo of the awesome wall of shoes at Lloyd Clarke Sports: This really deserves a wide angle lens rather than my little smart phone camera. The shoe choices are amazing and include many minimalist shoes. I continue to hope that they will start carrying ...

54. A Bunch of Running Shoes
A few people have asked how many shoes I have. Ever since running became one of my primary recreational activities, shoes have become a significant hobby of mine. I used to spend money on things like video games and computer gadgets. Now I spend money on shoes. Here is a ...

55. Turkey Trot 10k 2011 - Race Report
On Thanksgiving I ran the local Gainesville Turkey Trot 10k, sponsored by Lloyd Clarke Sports. I chose to race in my Soft Star RunAmoc DASH shoes, pictured here with the race t-shirt: A significant portion of the course was beautiful grass or trail. It very much reminded me of a ...

56. Tom Walker Memorial Half Marathon 2011 - Race ...
Saturday I ran the 2011 Tom Walker Memorial Half Marathon. The race course travels along the scenic Gainesville-Hawthorne trail, a nice out-and-back course on a paved bike path. It was a cold crisp morning (around 40 degrees at the start), but the temperature was destined to go up 10-15 degrees ...

57. Krampus
I spotted Krampus at Tipple's Beer and Wine Store the other day and had to take a picture. I first learned of Krampus from a running blogger named Scott who writes wonderful running tales of his running experiences: http://derscott.blogspot.com/2011/02/...tacks.html

58. John Holmes Trail Run 2011 - Race Report
Every race is different. Last year I ran this race barefoot and had a blast, despite ending up with very sore feet. This year when I returned to the Brooksville, Florida area to run the John Holmes 16 Mile trail run, I opted to wear shoes. I wore a slightly ...

59. Soft Star RunAmoc DASH performance in the Blue ...
A few weeks ago I was on vacation in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina. I wore my Soft Star RunAmoc DASH moccasins on a number of occasions. I was completely in awe of the RunAmoc DASH trail sole's traction on the rounded boulders of the Appalachians. Pictured here ...

60. Barefoot 2011 Melon Run
Even though the 4th of July festivities and fireworks were cancelled due to funding issues here in Gainesville, FL, another Independence Day tradition is still going strong. The 33rd Annual Melon Run (3-miler) is a Florida Track Club event that took place at Albert Ray Massey Westside Park on Monday. ...



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