Posts by: Chris Cloyd

Redemption Song: Old Man, Take Two

TMS Ambassador Chris Cloyd and friend Steven Benesi set out to redeem themselves on a summit attempt on Old Man Mountain. What ensued on...

Getting Put in Your Place by Old Man Mountain

"Smarts” (as far as this writer is concerned) can be learned in a classroom or a library, and are observed fairly easily. Wisdom, in my...

Blitzkrieg: An Assault on 4 High Sierra Peaks in One Day

Chris and friends ran, climbed and reached the summit of Mt. Carrillon, Mt. Russell, Mt. Whitney, and Mt. Muir all in one day!

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Overnight Trail Running Lake Tahoe – Across Desolation Wilderness

Chris ran 30 miles in to Desolation Wilderness, bagged two of the area's highest peaks, pitched a hammock at Lake Aloha, and ran 20 miles...

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Overnight Trail Running Lake Tahoe – Philosophy and Preparation

Chris hasn't always been a distance runner...it's painful and monotonous. But in recent years he's gained the skills to be self-dependent...