A list of the best articles, videos, and photos that I didn't post this week—until now. For the best longreads of the week, check out "Weekend Reading: Invasion!"
What's the story behind the explosion in popularity of obstacle course races? Outside
A round-up of the fall season on Everest and Lhotse, The Adventure Blog
Lolo Jones makes the U.S. bobsled team, ESPN
How dead Arctic explorers are helping climate science, Outside
How to ask a girl out on the trail, Adventure Journal
How a minor league baseball player became an adventure photographer, Outside
A 39-year-old surfer dies of a heart attack, Transworld Surf
"The apology Lance Armstrong should—but will never—give," Ottawa Citizen
Will Lance Armstrong ever decide to apologize? Bicycling
Kristin Armstrong tallks about not talking about her ex-husband, Runner's World
Tyler Hamilton tells Pat McQuaid he should step down, BBC
The last story ever written on Lance Armstrong, The Onion
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