Tag Archives: trails

In the Heat of the Summer

Barefoot Todd completing his 100th barefoot marathon in Phoenix. Asphalt was comfortably cool. Only thing hot, was the redhead!

Summary I may be getting a bit ahead of myself here, talking to some of you folks back in Michigan and Minnesota, in January, about running barefoot on hot pavement. But, some spring day in a few months, and even … read more

Cancelled Chino Hills Trail Run 10 Mile (2013 March 9)

Chino Hills Trail Run Series

CANCELLED Race cancelled due to rain by park authorities, then postponed to 2013 March 30. Race details Race Date: March 9, 2013 Where: Chino Hills State Park Discovery Center (4500 Carbon Canyon Rd. Brea, CA) Start Time: 8am Race Check-In: Race … read more

Barely Barefoot Don’s Bus Runs (2012 November 23 Sunday @ 7:30AM)

Ken Bob, Balboa Ferry, CA

2012 November 23 Sunday 2012 November 23 Sunday 7:30 AM Main at PCH Bus Stop Huntington Beach CA Summary Just another ride on the bus, from Huntington Beach, to Newport Beach, then running back to Huntington Beach Usually not a … read more

Hill Session: Ken Bob’s Running Barefoot Play-Fun-Shop, with Barefoot Yoshi

Running Barefoot Play-Fun-Shop (2009 December 9) Central Park west, Huntington Beach CA

Hill Session 2012 June 16 Saturday 8:00am-9:45am Barefoot in Central Park (WEST), Huntington Beach CA Followed at 10:00am by Ken Bob’s Regular Runs Focus will be on running hills (up and down, barefoot or otherwise – but especially techniques/skills related … read more

Saturday Morning Regular Runs (2011 December 3) Huntington Beach CA

Great Blue Heron (2011 December 3) Bolsa Chica Wetlands

Summary Fun Run with Bernard. We deviated from the norm, and ran to the far south end of the wetland trails discovering great amounts of gravel – the first steps are the roughest, the technique starts smoothing the gravel out. … read more

Shadow of the Giants (1998 June 6) Fish Camp CA

DSC00130-footprint-in-snow

Summary Nice grassy meadows, some patches of snow, some gravelly service roads. Everyone else rushed to remove their shoes after the race. I didn’t wear any. My feet felt great – after I finished soaking them… Statistics 50.00 Kilometer 06:15:00 … read more