Sea Otter 2009: Day 1

Sea Otter 2009: Day 1

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I’ll take the stairs…

I’ll take the stairs…

The day began with getting ready in the morning. You may be wondering what you take with you on a stair climb event. Here is a list of what I brought with me and why:

towel – for obvious reasons
change of clothing – again, no explanation needed
water bottles, MotorTabs, Fluid Recovery – keep me moving
MP3 player – loaded with tunes to keep me distracted
cough drops, Buckleys cough medicine – the air in the building is VERY dry.
gloves – imagine licking the floor of a bus stop bathroom, thats what the hand rails feel like after 700 sweaty people use them.
Evomo threads – What else would I wear?

Gene mutation and the “event T-shirt”.

Gene mutation and the “event T-shirt”.

The outward symptoms of this mutated gene cause normally mild mannered, level headed, working class people, to do some really crazy off the wall events, just to acquire the “event T-shirt” (or ETS for short). The events are such that “normal” people would not do these sort of things. Once the ETS is attained, ……