Born To Run 2017

There few certainties in this vagabond life that I’ve built. Taxes, oil changes, weekly showers, and Born To Run. #KeepItSimple I returned to North America from El Grande Sur in time to grab my van, change the oil, and drive to California. I arrived on Tuesday night and camped with […]

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Bike Tour – Uruguay

We had one week in Buenos Aires before our flight back to the United States and our “No Plan Plan” meant that we could do anything that would take about a week and keep our legs in shape for the upcoming Race Across America (remember, we’re training for RAAM?!). A […]

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Bike Tour – Patagonia

I woke up in El Chaltén, fairly hungover from the previous day’s liters of wine, and stumbled out of the bus terminal to this. The southern stretch of our Patagonia adventure would not include much biking but we replaced it with hiking. We spent several days camped in El Chaltén […]

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Bike Tour – Central Chile

Step 1: Register for Race Across America, the World’s Toughest Bicycle Race Step 2: Train for Race Across America, the World’s Toughest Bicycle Race Train? Oh yeah…well…can we at least make it an adventure? Let’s go bike tour around South America…who’s in? Oh, and can we have sweet mustaches?!? Ryan […]

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Colorado Trail Fail

My goal was to hike the 485 mile Colorado Trial in less than 14 days. Mother Nature had other plans. While contemplating an upcoming 100 mile running race I remembered how well prepared I was for ultramarthons following my Appalachian Trail Thru-Hike. Doing the CT fast and light sounded like […]

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ADD – Adventure Dependency Disorder

I, Chris ‘Tarzan’ Clemens, have a severe case of ADD. Adventure Dependency Disorder. Adventure Dependency Disorder – The need to always be on an adventure, at the expense of everything stable, secure, and comfortable. The symptoms that led to this diagnosis include: An intense aversion to cubicles and fluorescent lights […]

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AntiComfortable

AntiComfortable is the art of living life to the fullest by seeking discomfort and embracing the chaos. Nothing epic ever comes from being comfortable. By challenging myself and repeatedly stepping outside of my comfort zone I’ve grown as a person, gained extraordinary experiences, and met incredible people who have enriched […]

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