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Outside in St. Augustine

Check out Mitch’s fantastic St. Augustine video. My role in it was very painful:

 

Usually we freeze in St. Augustine. Winter in north Florida can be cold, and it’s a damp cold – the worst kind. Those that live out West don’t understand. “Fifty degrees?” they say. “Fifty degrees is nice.” In Moab or Steamboat or Fountain Hills, fifty degrees is shorts weather. But in Florida, a damp wind-blown fifty degrees penetrates stocking caps, gloves, winter coats, and especially bones.  Read more

Running Bob at Trap Pond State Park

narrow trailMy favorite running trail in our area is the 4.5 mile Bob Trail at Trap Pond State Park. Why is it so great? Read more

Fresh Pond State Park – Prickly Pear Trail

The Prickly Pear Trail at the Fresh Pond State Park is one of Brandi’s favorite places to run. She loves the surface – a combination of packed dirt, grass, pine needles, and crushed gravel. She loves the distance – about 3.5 miles. But the biggest reason she loves it is the “Brandi-time” she gets about two miles into the trail.

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My running partner, Brandi.

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