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Commentary, Page 4

Longer-winded opinions on MUT-related activities. Got something you want to submit? Drop us a line.

Nailing the Variables

This simple sport of ours has myriad variables than can lead you down the path of success, failure, or more often, the …

Thoughts from this weekend

One 13 oz bottle is not enough for a 50 miler with aid stations spread 7 miles apart. Race Directors take note: …

Sacrament of Reconciliation

Ultrarunner Confessional

With the Papal-Palooza taking place overseas, I felt the need to go to confessional this morning. With tongue firmly planted in cheek, …

Trail Trash/Food

When is it acceptable to toss food on the ground?

I’ll admit, if I’m eating an apple on a run, I’ll chuck the core into the bushes on the trail, figuring that it’ll be gobbled up quickly by squirrels, ants, and other creatures. Am I a rotten litterbug for doing this?

Is a banana peel OK?

How about something with a pit? Probably not, right? Same goes for orange peels?

Thoughts? Where’s the acceptable/unacceptable line?

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