Tag Archives: Downhill Climb

Downhill Climb Days 101-102: 100 Miles in 102 Days

Finally got back to walking this morning, after a 13 day hiatus due to heavy work schedules, rain storms, etc. I had a good 2.16 mile walk and felt pretty good.  The knee hurt, but I was ok with that.  My bigger issue today was my right heal…it really hurts.  Not sure why. Today it […]

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Downhill Climb Day 97: A Sleepless Night

OK…two days ago I was lamenting about the weight I had gained over last week with the strange work schedules, a daughter’s wedding and Fourth of July festivities.  I had to face the fact, it was a rough week.  But weight is only a number. But, the last couple of days the Doobie Brothers were […]

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Downhill Climb Days 87-90: What’s Up?

This past week has been a challenging one for me. A few stressful moments and a lot of things going on for both my wife and me. This made things tough! Early in the week I focused on juicing and salads at lunch and got in a couple of good walks as well, including a […]

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Downhill Climb Day 86: Just One More

For today’s blog post I am stealing a theme from one of the chapters of former Navy SEAL Rob Roy’s “The Navy SEAL Art of War.” The title of the chapter is “Just One More” and it alludes to breaking out of our habits and getting “just one more,” whether it mean one more rep, […]

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Downhill Climb Day 84: Call Me Sumoflam

Almost 30 years ago (1986) Paul Simon had a hit song called “Call Me Al“.  The song starts off with the following lyrics: A man walks down the street He says why am I soft in the middle now Why am I soft in the middle The rest of my life is so hard I […]

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