Last weekend I dropped my wife off at the airport so she could begin her adventure to Ecuador for the month. It was one of those periods of both excitement and sadness, which culminated in a happy dance and ended with a long hug. We made it awkward for everyone else at the airport. Then, she … More AmeriKick Internationals: Progress and Change.
In the last two weeks, there have been some huge changes. In fact, “huge” doesn’t quite encapsulate the scope of events going on. “Gargantuan” might be better. Or even “All Encompassing” or possibly “Earth Moving” might be more appropriate. But we’ll settle for “huge.” Rewind to St. Patty’s day. In the med school world, this year … More Match Week = Chaos (But Good Chaos)
Welcome to how I essentially do EVERYTHING. This past Friday I spent my morning waking up to a strange smell in the apartment and taking a look out the window only to see emergency vehicles screeching to a halt in front of the building I live in. A few moments later firemen start chopping down … More Fake It Until You Make It
So, you’ve decided to start competing. Congratulations! It’s actually a huge step, and one that speaks volumes about your confidence, and in your willingness to go out and try something completely new, and a little odd. I have been competing since I was 9 years old. And a solid 95% of that competition had been … More Competing: The What and the How
The last week or so has been one blur of being sick and wondering how on earth I’m going to make it through the day. Only to eventually find myself at the end of said day realizing I will have to do it all over again in a few hours. It was fun. Luckily, I … More Tread Softly
This past weekend I spent a lot of time in the car, and a whole bunch of time exploring odd nooks and crannies and reconnecting with friends. It was absolutely as awesome as it sounds! It was the first time I was back in the cities in years. I’ve done some flying whereupon I landed … More How We Rediscovered the Twin Cities
Check out the article on the 2017 AKA Warrior Cup! … More SMA Article Released and ADVENTURE!!