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Winter Blue Adventure Race
Northstar-At-Tahoe, Sierra Mountains, California, United States

Adventure racing is taking on a new season: Winter! It was a ‘choose your own method of travel’ sort of race where competitors arrived with telemark skis, cross country skis, snowshoes and Airboards. Rick and I were there with Airboards, as Team Airboard, and found we were competitive with the other disciplines. There were 17 […]

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Sailing: Hobart to Sydney
Bass Strait, Tasman Sea, Australia

You haven’t lived until you’ve sailed. And you haven’t sailed until you’ve sailed Bass Strait. A relatively small stretch of water off the north coast of Tasmania, Bass strait has the reputation of consistently being the roughest stretch of water in the world. I was brutally reminded of this many times as the 60 foot […]

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