BackBlast Guys Like Us

Guys Like Us

Fergie’s been diligently asking me to come down to the MotherShip and Q for the past few months. There must of been some sort of SNAFU last month because my name did not make the Qsheet, but this month it would be different. Fergie contacted me early & I committed immediately. It’s been a while …

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BackBlast 1yr Q

1yr Q

Saw I had my 1 year coming up, and like all things new, that seems important. Seeing a hole on the Q sheet at the mother ship, I took advantage of that to have an anniversary Q. Soft start at 515, with all PAX present, beginning with sets of 12 for the warmup. mosey over …

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BackBlast Finally some Respect!

Finally some Respect!

Conditions: Mid 40s; sunny and slightly windy. YHC (QIC)’s monthly trek (outside of his normal Saturday AO) to Q and/or post…and so it was honor to be able to lead the #HIM at F3 GrandStrand’s “flagship” #Warthog (WH) this morning.  YHC went with a #weinke that would be slightly difficult (but possible) to complete in …

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BackBlast Effin Burpees

Effin Burpees

Conditions: Kinda Pissa (50ish and dark) QIC/YHC: So a week or two back, The Ferg himself dropped a line at waverucker that warthog’s Q sheet was a little short for the month, and having yet to Q the mothership, decided to slum it for a day. Having fond memories of a flash beatdown there early …

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BackBlast Almost Shoeless Highjacking / Bling its cold out here

Almost Shoeless Highjacking / Bling its cold out here

So it was a Brisk (frickin cold) morning at the Mothership and four braved the elements for a pre-run – Bling, Manziel, One Call, and Boxcar – lots of training going on for BRR and that’s a good thing.  As they moseyed back in right around the one minute – Bling informed me that its …

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BackBlast Back in my day…in the snow, uphill, both ways.

Back in my day…in the snow, uphill, both ways.

AO: Warthog Conditions: Ice Storm Warning, Feels like temp at 17 degrees. Cold #MeteorologistJim has been sounding the alarms all week about the cold weather and ice.  YHC checked in with the Qs for the weekend to be sure everyone was good to go.  All gave the thumbs up but then Fergie had to back …

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BackBlast LeT it sNow

LeT it sNow

Conditions Cold, 36ish YHC has had to hand off a couple of scheduled Saturday Warthog Qs recently, so when OneCall reached out looking for a fill-in, I jumped at it. Knowing a bunch of PAX are training for the upcoming marathon and the Blue Ridge Relay in September, a pre-run was called for 0600. YHC …

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BackBlast Tower of Power

Tower of Power

Conditions: COLD. 36 degrees, but no wind so that was nice. The Thang: YHC showed up a little early to set up and verify the Tower of Power course. Most PAX came screaming in right before the one-minute call so YHC felt a little better that it wasn’t going to be YHC, Fergie, and Hoser. …

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BackBlast Moving Day @ Warthog

Moving Day @ Warthog

The Thang: YHC agreed to take this Q about a month ago when Fergie asked for volunteers to fill the Warthog December Q Sheet. I’ve posted at Warthog a handful of times, and have been looking forward to leading here. It’s a great AO, minus the awful parking lot we start and finish at. This …

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BackBlast Climb Every Mountain (or in this case Hill)

Climb Every Mountain (or in this case Hill)

What a great day for a beat down, got to the mothership – Warthog about 10 minutes before the beat down and sat in my car – (Fergie the current AOQ was already there – punctual as always).  While it wasn’t raining it was spitting and temperature was hovering around the 42 mark.  Not knowing …

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