25 going on 12

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Furmanites, This week I come to you with a very egocentric post chronicling my life since I last sat here and wrote to the public.  I also chose to use imagery which may not be as visual appealing as the professional photos put up on RUNFURMAN instagram but it promises to tell my story better … Continued

World XC Trials !

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Believe it or not we are 1 week ago from the USA Cross Country Championships.  This is the qualification event for the World Cross Country Championships being held in Guiyang, China.  Only the bravest, strongest, and most handsome Furman Elite members are lining up for this event.  The individuals I speak of are Robert Wilkerson … Continued

A New Era

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The final weeks of November hold a special place in Cross-Country runners’ hearts. These are the special days in which state championships are held, regional qualifiers ran, and most importantly for Furman, the NCAA championships take place. For the first time since the formation of the current qualifying system in 1962, the Furman Men are … Continued

The Altitude Games: Catching Fire?

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We pull into the driveway up to our 4 bedroom, 3 bath, and 1 hot tub home. Each car door opens and one by one a heavy foot slams to the pavement followed by another lackadaisical limb. The owners of these beasts of burden include myself, Jack Bolas, Jeff See, and Robert Finnerty. We have … Continued