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The Last Days of Marc-André Leclerc

In the summer of 2016, I was researching the northwest face of the Devil’s Thumb, an infamous peak in southeast Alaska chronicled in <i>Eiger Dreams,</i> by Jon Krakauer. As a young writer, Krakauer had himself climbed the east ridge, but as I soon learned, no one had ever ascended via the 6,500-foot …

Mountaineering

11 of the best 2018 sportive road bikes for under £1,000

All-day bikes at sensible prices

Road Bikes

Why Perfectionists Get More Shin Splints

If you ask your doctor or physical therapist why you’ve been felled by yet another running injury, she might ask you about your shoes and your running form, test your flexibility and strength, and give you some advice about training plans and running surfaces. Chances are she won’t blame it on your …

Psychology

The Best Shorts for Men

The best outdoor shorts are the ones you’ll wear the most. They have to be versatile: The right pair won’t stop you from scrambling up scree on a hike and are built from fabric that’ll last for years—but they also have to look good enough at the bar after your adventure. With that in mind, I put …

Backpacking

Motivational Running Quotes

Keep these running quotes in mind when you need a little motivation or inspiration to keep running.<p>"You have to wonder at times what you're doing out …

Marathons

50 Inspirational Quotes to Motivate You to Get Out There and Get It Done

Nobody is immune to challenging times and sometimes all it takes are some words of encouragement from others. These will help get you going again.<p>Do you feel as if you are putting in enough work toward achieving your hopes, goals, and dreams? If your answer is no, there is absolutely no need to …

Motivation

Worried about what’s out there about you? You’re not alone. But is it even possible to become a digital ghost?<p>Early one morning last year, before the birds were up, Tio Bucard, his wife and children skittered down the path from their home in a tiny French village towards a black SUV, its engine …

Privacy

Google Has an Official Process in Place for Learning From Failure--and It's Absolutely Brilliant

Recently, Google described its internal process for documenting and learning from mistakes, and there's a lot here that can benefit any company.<p>How do you view failure?<p>For many, the act of failing or committing a major mistake is enough to send them spiraling down into a pity party. But there is a …

Business Strategy

You will soon be able to hike along a stunning 60 km route from Marseille to Martigues

If you’re looking for a fresh hiking challenge on holidays, a new 62km coastal hiking route that will operate between Marseille and Martigues in France from May has just been unveiled. Called the Grand Sentier de la Côte Bleue<i>,</i> or <i></i>the Big Blue Coast Trail, it’s going to be very picturesque as it …

Amazon Gerber knife sale from $9 Prime shipped (multiple styles, Reg. up to $28)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>We have spotted a couple notable deals on Gerber knives at Amazon. Starting from <b>$9</b>, both of today’s options are at the Amazon …

Take My Breath Away: Non-Asthma Breathing Problems In Endurance Running

The post Take My Breath Away: Non-Asthma Breathing Problems In Endurance Running appeared first on iRunFar.com.It was the coldest part of the morning …

The Best Family Board Games on Amazon, According to Hyperenthusiastic Reviewers

“I am a Disney FANATIC, and this game is SUPER fun! It has great questions for people of all levels of play: Even my 3-year-old enjoyed playing this …

Finding Flow: Abby Levene

<i>Ultrarunner Abby Levene is built to suffer. The first signs appeared when she was a competitive swimmer back in her hometown of Dublin, New Hampshire. She was always the “first person in the pool and the last one out,” she recalls. At 10, she’d trail her dad on half-day bike rides through the Green</i> …

Running

Fine, I’ll say it. ‘Sarah and Duck’ is the only good children’s television show

Parents, listen up. This is important service journalism.<p>Look, I know that little kids probably aren’t supposed to watch TV. I know what the Dr. Spock book says, and I’ve read the judgmental parenting blogs.<p>But I also have a three year old. And like every other parent of a small child, I know that …

6 New Metal Albums That Set a Strong Mood

<i>Welcome to Pitchfork’s monthly metal column, where we guide you through the genre’s new music and happenings with an eye towards a specific theme.</i><p>The first thing that struck me about <i>The Incubus of Karma</i>, the extraordinary new album by Mournful Congregation, was the length of some of its songs. It …

Death Metal

Training Center: Building form for Dirty Kanza 200

Can Chris Case's physical and biological mechanics adapt to the rigors of going long — like 13+ hours long?Read the full article at Training Center: …

As the UK tires of career politicians, the soldiers are returning to parliament

It is hard to exaggerate how deeply the public prefer a former soldier, especially one who has seen active service, to a former lawyer, special …

The Only 8 Moves You Need to Be Fit

Squat<p>For the most elemental of human movements—sitting down and getting back up, or lifting something heavy off the ground—there is no better …

27 Fat-Burning Ab Exercises (No Crunches!)

Abdominal exercises to burn fat, flatten your belly, and strengthen your core.

The 6 Stages of Transformation

From Average to Awesome<p>From Sedentary to Dedicated Lifter<p>Back in 2005, Chris Shugart wrote about something he called "the transition." He said there …

10 Important Crossfit and Training Related Infographics

Infographics, also called information graphics, are visual presentations of information around a certain topic. With a thought-through design, they …

7 Recipes to Un-Boring Your Winter Stew Game

Winding down a perfect snow day always brings a certain level of melancholy. Luckily, the best antidote is an easy one: knowing that a nourishing bowl of soup is waiting at home. But if your relationship with your Crock-Pot has grown stale and you’re tired of making the same beef with barley or …

Recipes

Anson Belt Review: Why These Are The Only Belts I Wear Now

The Distilled Man - Actionable Advice for the Everyday GentlemanUntil a few years ago, I never gave belts much thought. Which is ironic, because …

Before Henry Worsley, There Was Børge Ousland

Sixty-two days into a planned thousand-mile journey across Antarctica, Henry Worsley, 55, a retired British Army officer, is near exhaustion. It’s January 2016 and he’s trying to complete an expedition that Sir Ernest Shackleton didn’t get to a century earlier. It’s been tough going.<p>“Each time he …

6 Lessons to Improve Your Leadership Skills, From Olympic Coaches

You too can transform your employees into champions.<p>Good managers, in a lot of ways, are like coaches. They teach, they correct, and they support their players (a.k.a., their employees) as they move from one level to the next.<p>So, what better way to learn how to be the right kind of boss than from …

Polarized Sports Sunglasses with 5 interchangeable lenses for $10 (Reg. $20)

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Sunglasses

12 Little Changes For Big Gains

Training, Nutrition, and Lifestyle Tweaks You Need<p>The Question<p>What's your favorite simple change that leads to major progress?<p>Tony Gentilcore – …

Automatic fines for late tax returns may not be legal, judge rules

HMRC has been warned by a judge that automatically fining people for filing their tax returns late may not be legal.<p>The "surprise" judgement is expected to lead to a surge in successful appeals which could cost the taxman millions of pounds in lost revenue.<p>It comes just days ahead of the self …

Finance

Always be ready w/ a CRKT Squid folding knife for $13 Prime shipped

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers the CRKT Squid folding knife for <b>$13.09 Prime shipped</b>. This means it ships free for Prime members or in orders of …

Crush All Your Fitness Goals With These 50 Must-Know Workout Tips

Whether you're building up to a 5 km run, you want to grow your back muscles, or you want to get better at doing push-ups, these 50 tips will help …