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Saipan Tropical Ekiden

This year we had the first Saipan Tropical Ekiden run by the Marianas Visitors Authority with most of the organization by a Japanese company (sorry, don’t know who). An Ekiden is apparently something that happens in Japan often — not … Continue reading

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Tagaman 2016

A recap of the Tagaman 2016 — I’ve been on many transports lately, including one not mentioned in the blog so suffice it to say, my time to get out and do things has been limited — but I signed … Continue reading

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Official Race Pictures

So, I ended up purchasing the data package of the official race pictures. For those unfamiliar with official races – there are always hired photographers around the course (think like in a roller coaster ride, they always pick the spots … Continue reading

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Fujisan Marathon Trip Day 3 — THE day!

*Update: A video I took on the bus from Lake Saiko to Lake Kawaguchiko from Day 2 — to give you an idea of the houses/scenery on the marathon route. Marathon day was upon us! We woke up early enough … Continue reading

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Fujisan Marathon Trip Day 2

Day 2 was the day before the marathon so the plan was for us to take it easy, explore the area and get an idea of what the race course was like. We were hoping to be able to get … Continue reading

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Fujisan Marathon Trip Day 1

Start from Day 0 here. After a nights sleep at the Akasaka Excel hotel in Tokyo, I woke up for a quick last run — really just to explore the area. I ran into one of my friends downstairs with … Continue reading

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A little photo dump

Post-typhoon run up to the top of Tapochau – very windy and noisy but otherwise not so bad. The fog was moving super fast across the waving grass — clearly the picture doesn’t cut it. Here’s a series of pictures … Continue reading

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