Altra Lone Peak 1.5 Initial Review

I received the Altra Lone Peak 1.5 trail shoes last week. I own two pairs of the 1.0 version and I was really excited to get my feet the new version. Altra shoes changed the way I run and think about running in general. I ran my first 50k in 2012 in the Lone Peaks … Continue reading »

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Altras in the Wild

I made it in a couple of images that Altra put together. Altra featured these on their Facebook page and released one of them on Instagram. That is me in the yellow shirt. Those are also my feet in my Lone Peaks on the rock in the second photo. My buddy Tyson shot the photo … Continue reading »

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New Altra Lone Peaks Arrived

My new Lone Peaks arrived this week.  These are my second pair with the first one lasting about 400 miles.  Tuesday I took out the new kicks to Center Trail and got in 10 miles in them.  I can feel the difference in the brand new ones and my old pair.  The cushion is not … Continue reading »

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Photo of the day

At my last race down in KC I had a friend taking photos for me. This one makes me look halfway decent. Charging the hill with a smile on my face!

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Altra Lone Peak 400 mile update

According to my Daily Mile data I have 313 miles on my Altra Lone Peaks. I am sure I missed marking the shoes on a few training runs or maybe races so I would estimate the mileage is closer to 400 miles. The Lone Peaks were my first pair of Altra shoes and they have … Continue reading »

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Altra Instinct 1.5 and Superior

I ordered new shoes today. I hope to have them in two weeks. These are photos of the new Altra Instinct 1.5 and the new Altra Superior trail shoes. The Superior do not replace the Lone Peaks. They are just an alternative lighter trail shoe. I ordered the orange Instinct 1.5 and the Superior. Can’t … Continue reading »

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Altra’s ALTRAMANIACS – The Lone Peak Hunter

Your favorite super hero’s are back it again. This time the ALTRAMANIACS are out in the wild looking stalking the Lone Peak.

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First 50k Lessons Learned

Here are just a few things I have been thinking about the last few days after my first 50k. I wanted to get these written down so I could read them again before my next race.  Some of these are pretty basic stuff that I have already known but never paid  much attention to. Others are … Continue reading »

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Altra’s ALTRAMANIACS – Proper Race Etiquette

Those wacky ALTRAMANIACS are at it again. This time with some race etiquette.

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Altra’s ALTRAMANIACS (Pilot Episode)

The ALTRAMANIACS pilot episode just came out. As someone who is waiting for the Loan Peaks to be delivered from UPS today I found this pretty funny. Spread the Altra love and watch the ALTRAMANIACS.

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