Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Will Run for Chocolate RV

Will Run for Chocolate RV
Originally uploaded by GroovyGuru
Always a good to see a familiar face on the road.

Monday, June 04, 2012

All Men Can’t Jump

Why nearly every sport except long-distance running is fundamentally absurd.

By David Stipp

At first glance the annual Man vs. Horse Marathon, set for June 9 in Wales, seems like a joke sport brought to us by the same brilliant minds behind dwarf tossing and gravy wrestling. It was, after all, the product of a pints-fueled debate in a Welsh pub, and for years its official starter was rock musician Screaming Lord Sutch, founder of the Official Monster Raving Loony Party. But the jokiness is misleading: When viewed through science’s clarifying lens, the funny marathon is one of the few sports that isn’t a joke.