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Yak Attack, Stage 3 – The Racers
mountain biking
June 14, 2013 posted by

Yak Attack, Stage 3 – The Racers

“Most amazing race I’ve ever done. The type of people it attracts are passionate people who love the outdoors and are great people to be around and really inspiring.” –…

Everest, India, and Yak Attackers
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May 17, 2013 posted by

Everest, India, and Yak Attackers

The Yak Attack is coming! The Straight Dope is going to be taken over for a while about an amazing trip I had this winter that I’m finally getting time…

mountain biking
March 1, 2013 posted by

Yak Attack, Part II, The Prelude

“You don’t have to be a hero to accomplish great things—to compete. You can just be an ordinary chap, sufficiently motivated to reach challenging goals.” ― Ed Hillary It’s the…

challenges
February 16, 2013 posted by

Yak Attack, Part I

It’s time to head to Nepal for The Yak Attack, one of the “5 toughest races on earth.” I don’t feel in top form, though not too bad for a…

cycling
May 4, 2012 posted by

Yak Attack!

There’s no contest for this week’s Friday Psyche. Along with my acceptance into the Yak Attack in Nepal comes this video of the 2012 edition. Seems like there will be…

Evaluating Altitude & Breath Training
Features
December 20, 2015 posted by The Fitness Impresario

Evaluating Altitude & Breath Training

I was recently asked to evaluate the Training Mask, along with other altitude training devices and realized that, while I’ve been playing with breathing exercises for most of my life, I’ve…

Training, Movies, and Fitness Nerds
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September 9, 2013 posted by

Training, Movies, and Fitness Nerds

Denis Faye, probably known to you as Beachbody’s Advice Staff and/or the Fitness (now Nutrition) Nerd, has a past that includes a lot of work in the film industry. While…