Tour du Mont Blanc (TMB)

http://restartcivilization.org/panic-disorder In true Carney fashion, there wasn’t much time between R2R2R and our next adventure (a solid 3 days in DC to be exact). I didn’t intend to torture my body, it was just the only way to fit everything in…. Haley and I dreamed up a week-long trip for ourselves after IM Mallorca last fall.  I went to…

rim2rim2rim2WHAT?!

Hello from the other side…..  There have been several points in my life, let’s call them trail crossings…where I honestly can’t remember what life was like before.  Something about doing physically challenging events changes me. I’ve felt this way on most of my climbs, and nearly all of my ironman races. There’s a certain part of…

R2R2R: An overview

Objective: Hike from the South Rim (of the Grand Canyon) to the North Rim (crossing the Colorado) and back to the South Rim in 24 hours. Date: May 22nd, 2016 Distance: 56 miles via GPS (still in debate…) The sQUAD: Julia Carney, Sophie Dougadir, Maura Finn, Erin Carney The support crew: Alex Carney, Jacquelyn Wong,…

Race Schedule-locked and loaded.

In typical Erin fashion my year went from being wide open to almost completely booked in a matter of a week, and I couldn’t be more excited!! It’s a pretty special year, mostly because my little sister Haley will be doing the tris with me and they are both in EUROPE! (fingers crossed we’ll cross the…

2014: by the numbers.

Another year in the books, and it was unforgettable. For all my data loving friends, here’s the breakdown. 6,127,741 million steps taken (roughly 16.8k steps/8.3 miles daily) 65,290 miles flown (infinity airplane pics taken)           8, 514′ highest point – Kala Patthar, Nepal 3015. 35 total miles (walked/ran/hiked/danced). Roughly the distance from…