Snowshoe Running-The Top Secret Success to a Fitter Ultra Runner.

As I have transitioned from my snowshoes and into my trail running shoes for a busy Spring of races, I feel fitter and stronger than ever before. Why is that the case? Is snowshoe running to thank? Why do not more people snowshoe? Let us look to our European friends. Some of the top athletesContinue reading “Snowshoe Running-The Top Secret Success to a Fitter Ultra Runner.”

2022 US Snowshoe Nationals: It is Great to Be Back!

The last National championships that I had the chance to run was back in 2019 at the same venue of this years’ running: The Lakewoods Resort in Cable, Wisconsin. It was a course I have known well with both a win in the Half-marathon and a 5th place (national team) finish in the 10k inContinue reading “2022 US Snowshoe Nationals: It is Great to Be Back!”

Snowshoe Nationals-The Culmination of a Season.

Snowshoe Running Nationals has always been at the heartbeat of the snowshoe running season here in the US. It is the event that you try and peak for and hope to give your all to close-out a successful winter season. What I have loved most about Nationals, is the joining of our community in oneContinue reading “Snowshoe Nationals-The Culmination of a Season.”

Should Snowshoe Running Be an Olympic Sport?

So I am sure you had the chance to watch some of the recent Winter Olympics in Beijing and was hopefully inspired by all of the Olympians. I always love the Winter Olympics because you get to see sports like Curling, Biathlon, Slalom Ski, and so many other cool sports you just do not normallyContinue reading “Should Snowshoe Running Be an Olympic Sport?”

The New Frontier of Winter Endurance Running on Snowshoes: The Peak Races Snow Devil.

The Peak Races are all about “going beyond your limits”. With the Snow Devil, this snowshoe run is really at the pinnacle of providing a rustic racing experience that tests the toughest winter runners and snowshoers out there. The 100 mile distance, is its pinnacle event where in the event’s 14 year history, only 2Continue reading “The New Frontier of Winter Endurance Running on Snowshoes: The Peak Races Snow Devil.”