rim2rim2rim2WHAT?!

click this 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…

4 State Challenge

Looking back, this 21 hour endurance hiking adventure started off fairly innocent. A simple text from Julia:…..and within a week…. my birthday plans were set. Jules is no stranger to the AT, she spent the spring of ’13 hiking from Georgia to Harper’s Ferry. She’s also no stranger to the “ranger marathon”, where you hike…