On April 13, 2018 at 8:30 AM PDT, STRIVE Trips’ own Tyler Andrews will strive to break the 30-year-old 50K World Record at the Santa Barbara Easter Relays sponsored by HOKA ONE ONE at La Playa Stadium. (Santa Barbara, CA)
Join Tyler on his training journey with a new blog update every Monday and Friday (scroll down). Each week, he’ll share thoughts on his training progress, thoughts and advice, and running tips and tricks that keep him going as he strives towards this amazing goal. Our Facebook Page will also be filled with opportunities to ask questions, share words of encouragement, and get involved.
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I’ve been staring up at the Pichincha Mountains since I first arrived in Quito, Ecuador on September 1, 2008. Visible from almost anywhere in the city, the two peaks of Guagua Pichincha (15,696 ft) and Rucu Pichincha (15,413 ft) tower over the valley through which Quito has expanded since 8000 BCE.
But, in 2008, lil Ty was just a bright-eyed gringo, fresh off the plane and attempting to make small-talk in (poor) Spanish w/ his then host-mother while staring at the craggy peak the kitchen window. I quickly learned that a newly-built cable car took locals and tourists alike up to Cruz Loma, a high grassy ridgeline over 13,000 ft up at the base of Rucu, and within my […]
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