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Training for a Really Long Hike

Training for a Really Long Hike

I spend a lot of, ok some, time training and planning my training. I’m going to be 59 next week and have all the issues of anyone who has used her body for 59 years. I’ve had Plantar Fasciitis (now evidently called Fasciosis), Morton’s Neuroma, tight muscles, and a predilection toward avoiding all forms of exercise in favor of¬†perusing kitten videos on FaceBook. I do have a training plan. I use it as a rough guide and a way to…

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Shakedown!

Shakedown!

In three weeks I will be 59 years old and plannig for my 2016 shakedown hike. Some unexpected travel has caused a reschedule of this trip to the week of May 9…All good! ¬†I should be in even better shape then! YAY! I’ve got a lot of new gear this year from my Z-Packs Arc Blast pack and Hexmid Duplex tent to my Enlightened Equipments Revelation quilt. I’ve got a new Delorme in-reach satellite tracker and on and on. Lots…

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