BackBlast No Complaints!

No Complaints!

While en route to The Mothership a plan B was formulated due to the elements and what Mother Nature was delivering at 0450 hrs. Upon arrival all PAX were staying dry in their vehicles and upon my exit from my automobile all PAX stepped out to receive the one-minute warning. DISCLAIMER The instructions were given …

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BackBlast NATIONAL MEGALODON DAY

NATIONAL MEGALODON DAY

Conditions Mid 70’s, muggy Today is National Megalodon Day.  Totally irrelevant, but interesting.  Facts below.  Workout had nothing to do with this “holiday”.   Yesterday was National Bourbon Day.  Rumor was some of the Plantation Lakes (Geno and Boxcar for sure, and probably Lombardi) crew fully engaged in the celebrations!!!  Bling couldn’t even make it to …

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BackBlast F3GrandStrand 6th Anniversary!!!

F3GrandStrand 6th Anniversary!!!

F3GRANDSTRAND established June 13, 2015   6-Year Anniversary Celebration – June 12, 2021   75* PERFECT!   A few ruckers got the party started at 0345. Next up, SaltyGears got rolling at 0500 More ruckers got going at 0530 Hulkamaniacs laced up at 0600   Our Region’s 2nd Nant’an, Sunshine, called the 1-Minute warning at …

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BackBlast 99 Problems – No Flash Ain’t One

99 Problems – No Flash Ain’t One

Flash had some other things to attend to this morning, he asked me to lead the Q – sure thing. I’m not known for the most organized Q or the toughest, or having a full Q to do. Folks are showing up expecting a Flash beatdown, full exhaustion, miles of running – the disappointment on …

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BackBlast F3 GrandStrand’s 6 Year Anniversary Pre-Blast Poem: “PICKIN’ UP THE 6TH”

F3 GrandStrand’s 6 Year Anniversary Pre-Blast Poem: “PICKIN’ UP THE 6TH”

AO: Warthog-Region-wide 6 year Anniversary Convergence Conditions: Excellent Date: June 12, 2021 Time: 7:00 am The THANG: Calling all Secret Studs & Clowncar Buds, Calling all missing Kotters & Half-ass Squaters; Calling all OG’s & Friendly Newbies; Calling All PAX with Respect & the Usual Suspects   It’s time to shut down every AO but …

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BackBlast Do you guys just run at this AO?

Do you guys just run at this AO?

AO: Warthog Conditions: 64 degrees and clear Q sheet was blank and despite sending an early HC to DR PAX, JarJar, for his Timeshare Q, YHC had to help fill the sheet at TheMotherShip.  Also, having just done the Murph Plus yesterday, this was a good way to ensure that there would be no #fartsacking …

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BackBlast A Q for two plus two

A Q for two plus two

Well, I was up against it today with the VQ at the Plank. How can you compete with that, it has it all – the location, the lights, Burgundy on Q for the first time and best of all the name. I just wanted to have a few people to show at the mothership for …

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BackBlast Ladders…ALL….Morning…Long

Ladders…ALL….Morning…Long

Conditions The heat is rolling in with the bikers…and the humidity – low 70s, stuffy #Warthog.  Where everything F3GS started.  A great AO with lots of space to do lots of hard work.  Wanted to come up with something that would push new and old, veteran and rookie, fit and not so fit.  So…. Circled …

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BackBlast Warthog Thursday

Warthog Thursday

    Earlybird messaged out that he could not Q. I didn’t want to go on Thursday but it was a good excuse to get me out in the Gloom, so I took it. Just what was I going to do? I looked over some of the other backblasts and took a page from Castaway …

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BackBlast V’s 5 year…sort of

V’s 5 year…sort of

AO: Warthog Conditions: Clear and Cool.  Perfect weather. Valvano’s 5 year F3 Anniversary was on the schedule for today which means he started F3 just as he turned 21.   Family Obligations took him to MtPleasant so the Q opened up and YHC took the helm thinking there was still time to put together an …

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