Monthly Archives: June 2019

Fountains of Life

❝ Thousands of tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized people are beginning to find out that going to the mountains is going home; that wildness is a necessity ❞ ― John Muir, Our National Parks

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Wednesday Win (2019-JUN-19)

Courtney Dauwalter | Ultra running documentary film exploring Courtney’s source of will | The Source The Source is a documentary film that explores elite ultra runner Courtney Dauwalter’s source of will. How does the candy-loving, beer drinking athlete crush 200+ … Continue reading

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The Trail Running Series 2019 – Race #1 Plenty Gorge

Event: 2019-06-16 Trail Running Series – Race #1 Distance:6.1km /11km/ 17.1km Date: Sunday 16th June 2019 Location: Yellow Gum Park, Plenty Gorge Organised by: Rapid Ascent Race 1 of the 2019 Trail Running Series heads back to one of our … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-06-17)

In brief: * GRL #263 | Lucy Bartholomew & The 2019 Western States 100 🍉👍 * Is Arapiles Next? (2019-Jun-18) [Save Grampians Climbing] ❝ Many climbers have voiced concern about the future of climbing at Arapiles after seeing the dramas … Continue reading

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Sobremesa

Sobremesa (Spanish, n.) /sobriˈmeza/ Communing around the table, talking around the table after eating. Sobremesa describes the “culturally vital tradition” of meals with family and friends. lit. over/on/above table ❝ Sobremesa is the Spanish tradition of relaxing at the table … Continue reading

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Wednesday Win (2019-JUN-12)

Kungsleden with Emelie Forsberg | Salomon TV In 2018, Emelie Forsberg went back to her homeland to attempt a Fastest Known Time (FKT) in the Kungsleden Trail, a hiking trail in the Swedish Lapland that boasts spectacular wilderness and is … Continue reading

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This weeks links (2019-06-10)

In brief: * Amanda Eller, Hiker Lost in Hawaii Forest, Is Found Alive After 17 Days (2019-May-25) [NY Times] * Yoga teacher Amanda Eller after rescue from Hawaii forest: ‘I chose life’ (2019-May-25) [abc News] ❝ “There were times of … Continue reading

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