From Choquequirao to Machu Picchu

Hiking the Inca Trail with Two Olympic Athletes

Image by Walter Rhein

Peru’s first winter Olympian, Roberto Carcelen, called and asked the question I always dread to hear from professional athletes.

“Hey, what’s your fitness level?”

For the record, my fitness level is pretty decent. I typically compete in America’s largest cross-country ski race, the American Birkebeiner and…



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