Half Camp Carry‏

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Well the spirits are high here on burger night in the basecamp, we got the Black Diamond mids in full kitchen mode so that the big dome is solely dining, and Dave and Tomas are … Read More

UPDATE #2 ANTARCTICA EXPEDITION

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After breakfast yesterday, the expedition team was split into three PODS. These are the smaller teams that they will be climbing Vinson in and are each lead by two members of the Mountain Professionals guiding … Read More

Update #1 Antarctica Expedition

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This is your first official update from the Antarctica Expedition.   After a very long travel day yesterday, we made it to Punta Arenas (on time) at 6:30 pm local time last night. The sun … Read More

Climbing New Heights

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Olympic Champ Heather Moyse to Climb New Heights with Canadian Soldiers in Antarctica Two-time Olympic gold medalist hopes to raise big money on journey to highest peak in Antarctica SUMMERSIDE, P.E.I.—Heather Moyse has twice climbed … Read More

Antarctica Expedition for Charity

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Sooo… I’m not much of a walker or a hiker – I’m a sprinter! I not an endurance athlete at all, actually – I’m a fast-twitch speed/power/explosive athlete! And…. although I have competed in the … Read More

Why most New Year’s Will Fail!

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January first is the day we have a fresh start! When we can wipe the slate clean. Well, we can’t wipe the slate clean. And, technically, we don’t get a fresh start or a second … Read More

Under the knife!… Again!

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So… I’ve been a bit missing-in-action on social media for these past few weeks, but for good reason. I went under the knife!… Again! Remember two years ago?! Well, on November 21st, 2012, I had … Read More

Crunch Time

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“Man alone measures time. Man alone chimes the hour. And, because of this, man alone suffers a paralyzing fear that no other creature endures. A fear of time running out.” ~ Mitch Album, The Time … Read More

I Wanted a Big Challenge….

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I wanted a big challenge, and I found one! Last summer, after completing a season of sprint cycling while still recovering from a serious ankle injury I was talking to Bobsleigh Canada about the possibility … Read More