What I Tried: A Tropical Trail Race

January 12th, 2017 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in Blogs, MissAdventures, Trail Races, Trail Running | No Comments »

When Jessica found out that her Florida trail race would have hardly any elevation gain, she figured it would be a breeze. She thought wrong.


Halloween on La Cloche Silhouette Trail

October 31st, 2016 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in Blogs, MissAdventures, Special Feature | No Comments »

It’s recommended to those who visit La Cloche Silhouette Trail that they take seven to 10 days to explore the entire loop. When Jessica was invited on a single-day Halloween trail run challenge, she accepted without hesitation. After a 60K day, the runners exchanged foot horror stories and gathered around a campfire.


What I Tried: Running a Ragnar Ultra

October 27th, 2016 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in Blogs, MissAdventures | No Comments »

Why return to a 24-hour running event? The Ragnar Relay certainly beckons any runner who has done it once. But how do you ensure that everything will go smoothly on race day?


What I Tried: Running a Race and Attending a Wedding in the Same Day

September 26th, 2016 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in MissAdventures | No Comments »

In years past, Jessica has had to cancel goal races in favour of going to a wedding. This year though, she decided not to sacrifice either and managed to race before the wedding… twice.


What I Tried: Racing Two Weekends in a Row

August 23rd, 2016 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in MissAdventures | No Comments »

When it comes to racing, oftentimes, we feel like we have to whittle down our options so as not to crowd the calendar. Recently though, Jessica was torn between two races. In the end, she decided to make both work.


Why being a runner saved me on my first triathlon

July 18th, 2016 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in MissAdventures | No Comments »

Keeping with my relentless pursuit of always trying new-to-me events and adventures related to running, I signed up to compete in a triathlon during a weekend in Muskoka. As a runner, I was very […]


What I tried this week: Running through an entire night

July 4th, 2016 by Jessica Kuepfer | Posted in MissAdventures | No Comments »

I’ve never been one of those runners who took delight in going on a run after the sun set. You’re much more likely to find me running before the sun rises, watching the world wake […]