Latest Posts

Bob Hayes, 89, of Evaro, Montana, didn’t start running until he was 60. His three children all ran, but it took serious convincing to get him to do it. Finally, his children talked him into one race, in 1986…

READ MORE

I thought about overnighting on Mount Baldy last night, but decided against it when I heard the weather report. I’m glad I stayed away. Freezing rain blanketed the mountain. I took Register Ridge up Mount Baldy and got an unexpected…

READ MORE

The lack of adventure in my life felt tangible. Too much rain and snow have kept me inside like a wolf made into a house dog. When Bec made plans for Saturday with friends, I jumped at the chance to do my first overnight for the year…

READ MORE

When we got to Yosemite it was cold and rainy. Yuk. We put on our rain gear and trudged up to Vernal Falls. The last quarter mile of the path is a series of steep rock steps. Water was rushing down in torrents and we were salmon…

READ MORE

Courtney never liked hiking when she was younger. In fact, I think both my kids hated it. I didn’t have high hopes when I asked Courtney to join me on a hike; to my surprise, she said yes! I thought Timber Peak would be…

READ MORE

Nancy Hoshoaw was living a sedentary lifestyle when she had a heart attack at age 48. At 60, it was breast cancer. She went to Israel with a group of friends and saw how many women in the group had to lean on canes or other people to get…

READ MORE

At one time or another, most of us have heard the expression “keeping up with the Joneses”, referring to a legendary family that has the world trying to keep up with them. In this webisode of Drive By Conversations, Bob Karcher author of…

READ MORE

From Greg Walker’s point of view, the CrossFit Games environment can turn spectators into competitors. Walker has seen older people who merely thought of themselves as grandparents past their prime get into…

READ MORE

Just months before joining the gym, Constance Tillet’s body was failing her, with multiple surgeries, and a long history of health problems that resulted in her taking 60 pills for for treatment. Then her son suggested CrossFit…

READ MORE

In this webisode of Drive By Conversations, Rod Sudbeck talks about his business-ministry journey. Rod owns a market in Newport Beach and has recently started a surfboard company. In both businesses Rod has used his business as…

READ MORE