Blog

Non workout weekend

This weekend, I am playing cameraman and director of photography for a short film my dad is working on. It is pretty interesting work, though it sure wears you out after a 14 hour filming day. Once everything ...

Interview at the Californian

Aaron Claverie ( @Temecula_CAL ) over at the Californian just interviewed me.  The paper also sent a very nice photographer over this morning to shoot me while towing my tire around the neighborhood. ...

Interviews

The Tom Pfingsten over at North County Times both interviewed and photographed me today. Their article is slated to run Saturday, June 16, 2012. ...

First donor

A big thank you to our first personal donor, Hollyann B., of San Diego, CA!!! Everything helps, even just a little. Satellite phone minutes are horribly expensive at $1.30/minute. It makes going over on cell ...

Boy Scout backpacking presentation 4

Here’s the fourth video clip from a backpacking presentation I made to Boy Scout Troop 866 in Imperial Beach, CA. The video was shot, edited and posted by www.tvlvideo.com.  The presentation was made on ...

Boy Scout Presentation 3

Here’s the third video clip from a backpacking presentation I made to Boy Scout Troop 866 in Imperial Beach, CA. The video was shot, edited and posted by www.tvlvideo.com.  The presentation was made on ...

Boy Scout backpacking presentation 2

Here’s the second video clip from a backpacking presentation I made to Boy Scout Troop 866 in Imperial Beach, CA. The video was shot, edited and posted by www.tvlvideo.com.  The presentation was made on ...

Boy Scout Troop Presentation 1

Here’s the first video clip from a backpacking presentation I made to Boy Scout Troop 866 in Imperial Beach, CA. The video was shot, edited and posted by www.tvlvideo.com.  The presentation was made on ...

First interview

Correne Coetzer over at www.explorersweb.com has put up my first interview.  Thank you!  You can read the contents of the interview here. Explorersweb.com is a good place to keep up on the latest expeditions ...

Training video

Training for crossing Antarctica is tough work.  Part of the experience is dragging a tire around the neighborhood in Carlsbad. I’ve also added all my videos on a new video page: https://www. ...

Transit of Venus Photographs

Woo hoo, I actually got some pictures of the transit of Venus, 6:44PM PST. Yes, better than my cruddy solar eclipse photos.  Interestingly, the internal reflections from all my filters and 80-400mm Nikon ...

Pulverized

It’s amazing how rapidly dragging a tire will pulverize your foot wear. I have absolutely shredded down my old skull crusher boots. I name them as such because when the going gets tough, these are what ...