Why Kilimanjaro?

Sometimes they take the direct approach, “Why would you ever want to do that?” and sometimes it is just a raised eyebrow, but we have gotten a bunch of the same question, “Why Kilimanjaro?”

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  • 5 grand adventures from our bucket list

    Some of these adventures are very vague and foggy in our minds, but some are starting to emerge from the mist.  Either way, here’s five of the coolest, craziest, grandest adventures from out bucket list! Climb Kilimanjaro The White Mountain,… Read More ›

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  • The goal of martial arts

    A lot of times in our martial arts classes, we get hung up on throwing people down – as if that were our goal.  It isn’t.  We are not out to topple and smash – our real goal is to develop… Read More ›

  • To organize and measure the best of our energies

    “We choose to go to the moon in this decade and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard, because that goal will serve to organize and measure the best of our energies and… Read More ›

  • Which one of these extreme, terrifying adventures is not like the others?

    Here’s a post from a FOX affiliate on 5 quickie “extreme adventures” that you could fit in before the end of summer.  I started scanning through it and thought, “Nope!  No way I’d do that one!  Not that one either!… Read More ›

  • 100 calories per ounce

    When you’re backpacking, every ounce counts because each tiny bit of weight is magnified by the thousands and thousands of steps you’ll be taking!  And if there is any elevation gain in the hike then every ounce is magnified doubly!… Read More ›