BackBlast Off the Beaten Path

Off the Beaten Path

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: Low 70’s, calm Hottub put out the call on twitter for runners. Shortly thereafter, Sunshine answered the call. Rubber had to bow out due to a potential FNG arriving at BombSquad. ERC made no comment. Hamburglar let everyone one know that he and YHC would be there, too! Sunshine was first to …

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BackBlast 19 years later – 9/11 – #NeverForget

19 years later – 9/11 – #NeverForget

YHC always tries to take the Q for 9/11 to honor those that lost their lives and those that sacrificed everything, as well as to make sure that we all #NeverForget this incident.  And my basic Backblast information is the same, but with new PAX and all, it needs to be said!  And it never …

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BackBlast When “The Rubber” Hits the Road

When “The Rubber” Hits the Road

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: Humid? Last evening a text went out from our beloved AOQ, Hottub, to gauge the interest of the PAX for a Wednesday rendition of Hulkamania. Sunshine immediately replied with a “I’m In” (sounds like a HC, right?). Then there was only dead air the rest of the night. No mumble chatter, no …

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BackBlast Just Get Up and Go 1 More

Just Get Up and Go 1 More

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: 78 and 100% Humidity Hulkamania… the fastest 45 min of the week as some like to call it. For YHC its called… riding the struggle bus. I hate running. I really do. I’m not particularly good at it, I have asthma, not really built for running, etc. But you can’t deny the …

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BackBlast 5 Mile High Club – Its Not What You Think

5 Mile High Club – Its Not What You Think

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: 77 degrees, calm, less humid, no rain At Wednesday’s Beatdown at BombSquad, ERC mentioned that there would not be a Sunshine sighting this a.m. b/c he was running with Hottub. These PAX, led by Hottub, have been running 2-3 days a week and invite ERC via text message each day. YHC, however, …

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BackBlast The Quaker Express

The Quaker Express

  AO: HulkyGears Conditions: 51 degrees, cool   YHC got a text the night before that Spork & Skimmer were planning a ride from the Hulk starting at 6:30 and asked if I would be interested. At first I was hesitant and wanted to follow the federal guidelines for social distances but after further reflection, …

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BackBlast Day Umteen Thousand of World Shutdown

Day Umteen Thousand of World Shutdown

70ish   Modified Virtual Disclaimer recited in plank position.    Crankbait noticed that we were Three-Quarters of our Lock’d & Loaded Shieldlock, where’s Humpback?   10 Merkins SC 20 SSH IC 20 TTT IC 20 IW IC 20 HillBillies IC   COUPON WORK   15 OHP w/ Coupon OYO 15 Bent Over Rows w/ Coupon …

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BackBlast Running from the Shadows

Running from the Shadows

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: 50 degrees (20 degrees cooler than yesterday); slight westerly breeze, clear sky PAX: ERC, Texas Ranger, Quaker (QIC) Somebody named El Red Cardo wanted to run today and since Mr. Cardo is twitterless & slackless, YHC told him I would provide the PSA to the other PAX. Mr. Cardo also does not …

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BackBlast Hulky Gears – 18 & Life to Go

Hulky Gears – 18 & Life to Go

AO: Hulky Gears Conditions: Mid 60’s, slight breeze As YHC approached the Hulk, he passed a fellow PAX pedaling hard down Frontage Road to arrive on time. As YHC pulled into the parking lot Billboard, Skimmer, and Backdraft (fresh off of IR) were unloading their bikes and preparing for the launch of a new AO, …

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BackBlast Out Running the World

Out Running the World

AO: Hulkamania Conditions: 54 degrees & 1 mph wind Corvid19 has effected every facet of American Life. Schools are closed, people are self-quarantining, borders are closed, social-distancing is in full effect, “Dogs and cats living together, Mass Hysteria!!” It has gotten so dire that the entire F3 region has officially shut down. Qs are responsible …

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