Kennebec Mountain Run

A few weeks ago I had the opportunity to do two of my favorite things… help athletes and volunteer with La Plata Search & Rescue. The Kennebec Mountain Run is a 15 mile race up into La Plata Canyon. It is organized by the Durango Running Club and they generously donate profits from the race…

12 Hours of Mesa Verde Follow Up

12 Hours of Mesa Verde Follow Up  A few weeks ago, I had the privilege of being the race physician for the 2019 12 Hours of Mesa Verde, an outstanding charity MTB race that takes place in the Phil’s world area between Mancos and Cortez.  It was a great event, and despite a 1 hour…

Athlete Safety: Medical Event & Race Medical Coverage

Spring is upon us in Durango, and we are shaping up for a great spring backcountry ski season. At lower elevations, trails are starting to melt and dry out, and you can see road bikes with regularity heading up through Hermosa. Race season will soon be here! Smart racers know to focus on training and…