Monthly Archives: August 2011


Saturday I hiked the signing pass with Katherine. She has done a blog post about the adventure so you can read her trip report. To add to her tale, here is a photo from me. Click on it for the … Continue reading

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I just raced a Ferrari three blocks and won. On my bicycle. Roundabouts are a bitch when you can’t lean into the turn.

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Video: night flight over the earth

What do you do with your “spare time” when working on the International Space Station? How about shoot some time-lapse video and set it to music. Here is a rough cut of the latest piece that Ron Garan is working … Continue reading

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spontaneous hike

This weekend started with a celebration of the upcoming wedding of my friend Joël. The bachelor party ran through Saturday and then we camped at Cultus Lake. I took the opportunity to go skinny dipping at a provincial park at … Continue reading

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Down a pint

That is a misleading title for this post. Earlier this week I donated blood. Sort of. I have been “differed” from the general donation pool because sometimes a life of gnar means your are too cool to pool. Here is … Continue reading

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sunset climbing

This evening Lauren and I finally went climbing at Lighthouse Park. We have been scheming this adventure for some time and finally made it happen. We met at MEC around 5:30 pm and began our journey. We had a gorgeous … Continue reading

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am I still running?

yea, sort of… After the run to end poverty had its climactic conclusion, I sort of retired from the running scene for a bit. My knee was not fully recovered when I began the race and it was way less … Continue reading

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beautiful food

I love this time of year.

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Unexpected adventure!

Friday night I rolled out of van with Alice, Phil, and Zoe! We trekked out to Kamloops. Along the way we made two friends: a pair of climbers from Quebec! We got their attention by holding up a sign that … Continue reading

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Liquid breakfast

A fistful of fresh currents, a bunch of fresh blackberries, a frozen banana, a dollop of yoghurt, and 15 seconds on “HI”. Yum.

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