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An Ode to Richmond's Trails

Hunter PechinOct 11, 2019

An Ode (and Partial Guide) to Richmond’s Trails What do you think of when you hear, “Richmond, Virginia?” For many, the city’s name evokes…

My $1,800 Float Trip

Jay PaulOct 01, 2019

June 8th was a perfect day to paddle. The James River was running 6 ½ feet at the Westham Gauge, an ideal level for an average whitewater…

Hunter's Spartan Race

Hunter PechinSep 11, 2019

If Only Buddy Had Existed... You know it’s bad when the doctor winces. It was 10 PM in the receiving area of a New York City emergency room…

Written in Stone

Tom CecilSep 06, 2019

Tom Cecil is the owner of Seneca Rock Mountain Guides which he founded in 1988 and is a Regional Education Director for The American…

Why Run 100 Miles?

Maren BurnsAug 27, 2019

Leadville Trail 100 Once home to miners and outlaws, Leadville is now an outdoor adventure hub tucked away, high in the Rocky Mountains of…

The Leadville Trail 100 – Race Across the Sky

Maren BurnsAug 27, 2019

Over the weekend one of Buddy’s own, Casey Baum, raced in Leadville’s famous 100-mile trail run, aka “The Race Across the Sky” . Runners…

Tired, Cold, and Dirty. Perfect!

Beth WeisbrodMay 14, 2019

For me, the low point came when I looked into the small bowl of garlic soup steaming in front of me. I was trekking my way to Everest Base…

Discovering the Wall: Part Two

Cezar CarvalhaesMay 07, 2019

The True Story of How Richmond's Manchester Wall was Rediscovered This is part two of a series on the Manchester Wall. If you like to start…

Discovering the Wall: Part One

Cezar CarvalhaesApr 30, 2019

The True Story of How Richmond's Manchester Wall was Rediscovered The Manchester Wall in Richmond, Virginia is a destination for climbers…

Accidents Happen... So Do Avalanches

Nick GreenMar 18, 2019

The story starts in Colorado. Team Buddy was in Denver and the surrounding areas to officially launch in the Centennial State, meet with…

Day 11 — Failure and Redemption

Jay PaulDec 20, 2018

During the month of December, Buddy will highlight, the Twelve Days of Fearlessness. Whether it is getting up the nerve to lace up your old…

Day 9 — Gear

BuddyDec 18, 2018

During the month of December, Buddy will highlight, the Twelve Days of Fearlessness. In the spirit of generosity we are sharing our…

Day 8 — Experience

BuddyDec 17, 2018

During the month of December, Buddy will highlight, the Twelve Days of Fearlessness. Whether it is getting up the nerve to lace up your old…

Somehow, I became a wrestling coach

Cezar CarvalhaesNov 27, 2018

Somehow, I became a wrestling coach I often look at life as a series of interconnected events. Like a crazy, nonsensical spiderweb, each…

I Didn’t Plan to Become a Runner

Brittany AdamsNov 05, 2018

I didn’t plan to become a runner. I don’t think most people do. I started running for two reasons: 1. Being a pretty tightly wound person in…