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Fahrenheit Be Darned #16: 1/15/2020

Fahrenheit Be Darned #16: 1/15/2020

Congratulations to all those hardy "soles" who didn't let a little cold weather keep them from running last week. Looks like we'll catch a bit of the current warmer weather this Wednesday before it gets cold again. We're expecting around -10 degrees, which is quite a...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #15: 1/8/2020

Fahrenheit Be Darned #15: 1/8/2020

After our holiday road trips, FBD is back to our usual Wednesday scene at UAF Patty Center. I'm sure you don't need us to tell you this, but it's cold out there! The forecast for Wednesday is for temperatures between -30 and -40 so dress accordingly. Bring multiple...

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2020 RCN Calendar Is Out!

A cold dark December day is the perfect time to start thinking about the races you will run in the summer when the sun is high and the days and nights are warm. The 2020 RCN calendar is now online so you can plan your year around all your favorite runs and a few new...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned: On The Road

Fahrenheit Be Darned: On The Road

The next two Fahrenheit Be Darned runs happen to fall on Christmas Day (#13) and New Years Day (#14) this year. Whatever you do on those days, we wish you all the best of the season and a wonderful new year ahead. If you can fit a run into your schedule on either of...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #12: 12/18/2019

Fahrenheit Be Darned #12: 12/18/2019

We are down to the last two Fahrenheit Be Darned runs of 2019. And one of them is on Christmas Day! More about that later. The run for this week is our traditional run through the Riverview neighborhood to view light displays, reindeer, Santas, and whatever else...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #11 & Full Moon #3: 12/11/2019

Fahrenheit Be Darned #11 & Full Moon #3: 12/11/2019

Two for the price of one. This Wednesday it is a combined Fahrenheit Be Darned and Full Moon run. We'll start with the usual Full Moon route, but we'll add on from there to make it an 8 mile total out and back route. Everyone should know the Full Moon route by now:...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #10: 12/4/2019

Fahrenheit Be Darned #10: 12/4/2019

They say to let it snow, but come on now. It keeps coming. Chances are we will contend with a lot of new snow so we're going to stay around campus where odds are better that the roads and sidewalks will be somewhat cleared. The route this week is an update to one of...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #9: 11/27/2019

Fahrenheit Be Darned #9: 11/27/2019

As you're preparing for your Thanksgiving festivities, don't forget to make time for the Fahrenheit Be Darned run this Wednesday. It's your chance to put one more run in the bank before the big day. Yes, there's always a lot to do the night before Thanksgiving, but...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #8: 11/20/2019

Fahrenheit Be Darned #8: 11/20/2019

Did you know that there is a Himalayan Trail on campus? Me neither. But George found it and suggested a route for this week that will let you discover it as well. It's fairly well hidden through the trees just up the hill behind Patty Center. It's not a lighted trail...

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Fahrenheit Be Darned #7: 11/13/2019

Fahrenheit Be Darned #7: 11/13/2019

The next Fahrenheit Be Darned Run finds us in the middle of November already. Time to put a few more miles in the bank before Thanksgiving. New rule: every time you come to FBD in November means you can have another piece of pumpkin pie. I'm OK with that. The route...

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