Legend of the Death Race Year 2: Part 9 – Down with the Sickness

April 8, 2014By Anthony MatesiDeath Race No Comments

There I was in the middle of the forest on the other side of Bloodroot Mountain, sweating, nauseous, exhausted, hadn’t slept in over 48 hours and I had just spent 15-20 minutes vomiting up every last bit of nutrients I had left in me. What’s happening to me? I need to rehydrate and refuel to … Read More

Legend of the Death Race – Spring Edition

May 16, 2013By Anthony MatesiNews 1 Comment

Leading up to the event I felt something I haven’t felt in a long time, not since I was working full time and attending grad school full time – about two and a half years ago, though it feels like a decade – I was stressed out. Coming back from Colorado I realized how little … Read More

Legend of the Death Race – Part 11: Never Quit, Never Surrender

August 12, 2012By Anthony MatesiDeath Race, News, Race Reviews, Story 5 Comments

Here we were back at Riverside Farm for the last challenge.  To begin you needed to have a ticket, if you wanted to “ride.”  If you did not have a ticket you could earn one by doing 120 pushups.  Thanks to a tip from Morgan’s parents, I quickly grabbed a note card out of my … Read More

Legend of the Death Race – Part 10: Sleepyhead

August 9, 2012By Anthony MatesiDeath Race, News, Race Reviews, Story No Comments

Happily waiting for us at Death Race HQ was Joe, and a few others. You could see they were surprised with our perseverance. Initially, they didn’t want to give us another task but they gave in soon enough. We just missed participating in the Origami, so next on their list of challenges required us to … Read More