What makes Atlas to Sahara adventure mind blowing?

What my friend Abdu Oukioud showed me in the Atlas Mountains back in 2017 was an open door to his world. These are some reasons why this trip is so close to my dreams. It is a damn time travel machine. I think this is the best way to describe it,  I’ve never in my …

Tuda, a little girl that gave meaning to our running

In March 2017, while scouting the area in between the atlas Mountains and the Sahara Desert in Morocco with my friend Abdu Oukioud something spectacular happened to us.  It wasn’t the discovery of a lost path or the meeting with some thought extinct animal, we found a reason to be, a cause. After running 2 …

Room for Competition on Guatemalan Running Adventure

A Father’s Day Race Ends in Victory By Greg Jensen, owner of Mayan Running Adventures “What do think about running a Father’s Day 10km race in Panajachel this Friday afternoon?” I ask my client, Todd. I expected him to decline the offer. It was Monday morning and the start of a six-day running vacation for him and …

The Trail in Spain – A Guest Post by Client James Cahill

The Trail in Spain  |  A Guest Post by Client James Cahill Shortly before Christmas 2013 a friend, Stephen Griffith, proposed a running vacation in Spain to break up the cold winter months. As a mountain running enthusiast (and Irish Mountain Running Association member), I couldn’t resist. Running Costa Brava Tours, a member of Run …

200 Photos in 14 Miles: My Costa Brava Running Vacation

200 Photos in 14 Miles: My Costa Brava Running Vacation Trip Report by Jojo Reuland, former SF Marathon Marketing Director After a late night of food and wine in Barcelona, my friend and travel partner, Wendi and I reluctantly woke up early. We were on a mission to catch an early train to Girona, where …

Will I Get Eaten by a Lion Running Around Mount Kilimanjaro?

Chase your dreams in Africa on the Kilimanjaro Stage Run By Tim Leinbach At dinner before the start of the Kilimanjaro Stage Run (KSR), someone invariably asks, “What happens if a lion chases me?”  Simon Mtuy, the founder and lead guide for KSR, never falters in his response, “You don’t have to outrun the lion, …