Welcome to the Personal and Professional page for Don Windrem.


When cross-country season rolls around, there's no place like Vanny Go to article - The Eternal Magic of Van Cortlandt Park
Gear to maximize your comfort on even the roughest of roads Go to article - New Gravel Bike Accessories for a Smoother Ride
Southern Civil War symbols have been a flash point in towns and cities for years, but at places like the Gettysburg battlefield and Arlington National Cemetery—which are run by the Park Service and the Pentagon—there's a new, escalating conflict over monuments that honor the Lost Cause. Go to article - The Problem of Confederate Statues on U.S. Public Lands
Explore the dwellings and terrain of the Ancestral Pueblo people at this western Colorado park. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 20th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park. Go to article - Travel Back in Time at Mesa Verde
Forget working from home. Here's everything you need to stay connected from your vehicle or a trailhead. Go to article - Gear to Take Your Office on the Road
Many students would rather be outside than stuck on Zoom all day—and most programs can't keep up with the surge in demand Go to article - College Kids Are Flocking to Outdoor Education Programs
During May, UK-based photographer Nick Pumphrey challenged himself to experience the sunrise every morning in the sea Go to article - How the Sea Helped This Man Deal with Isolation
Swiss footwear company On Running is betting on it Go to article - Would You Pay for a Subscription for Running Shoes?
Two friends abandoned promising careers to pursue a bold adventure. It went terribly wrong—but also right. Go to article - A Harebrained Dream of Building a Cabin in the Woods
Ryan Gellert, who has overseen the brand's business across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa since 2014, will run the company Go to article - Patagonia Just Announced a New CEO
Experienced runners tend to match their breath and stride patterns, but trying to do it deliberately may backfire Go to article - The Myth of Synchronized Breathing
'Ode to Desolation' introduces us to Jim Henterly, who spends his summers stationed at the historic Desolation Peak Fire Lookout Go to article - Life as One of the Last Fire Lookouts
Professional climber Kai Lightner maps out how the outdoor community can build successful diversity and inclusion initiatives Go to article - How Outdoor Companies Can Back Up Their DEI Pledges
The long-distance, virtual Womxn Run the Vote relay isn't just about covering the miles. It's also creating a new vision for feminism that is inclusive. Go to article - Behind the Scenes of a New Kind of Feminist Relay Race
The diverse landscape of Great Sand Dunes National Park features 700-foot-tall mounds of sand, grasslands, alpine peaks, and a creek to splash in. It's our 62 Parks Traveler's 19th stop on her journey to visit every U.S. national park. Go to article - I Tried to Climb the Largest Sand Dune in North America
Five simple strategies to stay motivated as the seasons change Go to article - How to Make the Most of the Fall Running Season
Pro runner Aisha Praught-Leer outlines three effective strategies for combating burnout and boosting motivation Go to article - Three Motivation Tips From a Pro Runner
Under Armour athlete and pro runner Aisha Praught-Leer walks us through a simple kettlebell workout designed for runners Go to article - Three Cross-Training Exercises Every Runner Should Try