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Runners have ice in their veins and their beards

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Runners have ice in their veins and their beards

November 20th, 2014 1:04 pm by Tony Casey

That particular run was a bit - though not extremely - different from others for us. With the windchill, the temperature hit 24 degrees below zero and never improved throughout the hour and 45 minutes it took us to complete our 16-miler.

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Holston Mountain fire tower: A view to a kill

November 13th, 2014 1:04 pm by Tony Casey

The first time I reached the top of Buffalo and Bays Mountain's respective towers, I was as uneasy as I was floored by the 360-degree views that awaited me. Holston Mountain, the third and final of the more local towers, did not offer the same opportunity

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No regrets in leaving recent UT game at halftime

November 6th, 2014 1:21 pm by Tony Casey

On Nov. 1, after trailing the University of South Carolina Gamecocks by two touchdowns in the fourth quarter, the Tennessee Volunteers raged back to pull off an unlikely road victory in overtime.

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Taking flight for the first time in Burke County, N.C.

October 30th, 2014 12:32 pm by Tony Casey

Oh, you skydive, have zip lined dozens of times, illegally scaled the side of a skyscraper without anything but your Spidey Sense? Big deal. You're clearly from a different breed than your humble narrator and others like me.

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Days and nights at ETSU's Gray Fossil Site

October 23rd, 2014 12:32 pm by Tony Casey

The day my editor referred to East Tennessee State University and General Shale Brick Natural History Museum and Gray Fossil Site as something that was "on my beat," I was elated.

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Deal or no deal? Adventures on Craigslist

October 16th, 2014 1:06 pm by Tony Casey

When it comes to dancing around the online marketplace Craigslist, I consider my abilities on par with those of Fred Astaire.

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Sticking to the plan at Bristol Rhythm & Roots Reunion

October 9th, 2014 1:20 pm by Tony Casey

The instructions were clear and I wasn't to deviate from the plan in the slightest.

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The day you ran over a distance runner

October 2nd, 2014 1:35 pm by Tony Casey

As much fun as it looked like Michael J. Fox's character was having while surfing on the top of a van in the 1985 movie "Teen Wolf," I can assure you it's not very much fun to ride atop vehicles when neither the driver nor the surfer want any part of what

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Sweet music, atmosphere at Bluegrass Half Marathon

September 25th, 2014 12:39 pm by Tony Casey

Call me a "hobby jogger" all you want, but what I enjoy most about road racing is the post-race celebration where everyone can have a good time and discuss all the interesting details of their respective performances.

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Runners have a duty to sort out stomach issues

September 18th, 2014 10:30 am by Tony Casey

Everyone poops. We all know this. Before I go any further, I should point out that if the second word used offends you, or this topic in general, then you should stop reading now.

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Safe and secure, the best kind of adrenaline rushes - VIDEO

September 11th, 2014 11:56 am by Tony Casey

There are two kinds of people: those who enjoy roller coasters and those who don't.

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