Category: Completed Objectives

The Day the Universe Decided to Punish Me

The Day the Universe Decided to Punish Me

Hey Team, Today started out pretty typical. I had a clear-cut goal I wanted to accomplish. I had the means and the wherewithal to make it happen. And I was well rested. Then the universe decided that today was the day I got my comeuppance. Someone, somewhere, decided now was the time to punish me…

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#29 Drive a race car! [podcast]

#29 Drive a race car! [podcast]

Hey Team, Sorry the updates have been so few and far between this week. With all the bus rides and the 14 hour days on set for “The Surrogates” (more on that tomorrow) it’s been impossible to find the time to get things posted. BUT, without any further ado… “Amtrekker travels to the small town…

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Assault on Miners

Assault on Miners

Hey Team, Not everything on the list is adrenaline fueled (obviously). But a great case in point is #11 “Go into a coal mine.” I may have mentioned this before but a good portion of the list exists because I occasionally get that feeling that I was born in either the wrong time or the…

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The Grandest of Holes in the Ground

The Grandest of Holes in the Ground

Hey Team, I’m back! Long story short: The Grand Canyon hike was incredible. Period. Long story long (You guys didn’t actually think you’d get away with a short story did you?): First of all, the permits for the Grand Canyon campgrounds only allow for up to eleven people in a group so I’m sorry to…

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#17 Kiteboarding! [podcast]

#17 Kiteboarding! [podcast]

Hey Team, After a long wait I finally managed to stay in one place long enough to compress the kiteboarding video! Here it is! “Amtrekker travels back to Charleston, SC to get dragged face first through the waters of the Atlantic Ocean in an effort to “try his hand at kiteboarding.” Calamity ensues.” Here’s the…

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#29 Drive a Race Car!

#29 Drive a Race Car!

Hey Team, What an incredible day I just had the opportunity to live through! Made even more incredible by the four days of hell preceding it. So in true Amtrekker fashion I’m going to go ahead and pretend all of the bad stuff involving trying to get where I am now didn’t happen and we’ll…

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#16 Learn to Sail! [podcast]

#16 Learn to Sail! [podcast]

Hey Team, Here it is! After acting like a sick little sissy for a week I finally managed to finish up the sailing podcast! Enjoy! “Amtrekker travels to New York City of all places to learn to sail in the Hudson River courtesy of the Atlantic Yachting Association! In two short days he manages to…

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