A wide shot of the Andes Mountains with a snow covered Mt. Ausangate in the center. The 2020 team of eleven are hiking in the foreground on a beautiful day.

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07 Jan
2017
Guest Blog: BluePath Service Dogs

By Jody Sandler Happy New Year to the staff, friends and supporters of 2020 Vision Quest! I have been asked by Randy to be a “guest

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10 Dec
2016
The Right Guide Makes All the Difference

By Randy Pierce Mt Isolation via Rocky Branch was looming as a daunting challenge for our team as we closed in on the completion of our

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26 Nov
2016
Happy Thanksgiving and the Heart of Our Mission

By Randy Pierce The ever affectionate Autumn interrupted my attempts at typing a blog so I provide a short video on the heart of our

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13 Nov
2016
Peak Potential 2016: “And you were all there.”

By Beth Foote "And you were all there" That’s what Randy said on Saturday night during his remarks at 2020 Vision Quest’s 7th

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05 Nov
2016
A new voting system for the visually impaired in NH: We need your help to test

By Randy Pierce Have you ever wondered how a blind person votes In the past, it has been more challenged than most would prefer It has

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25 Sep
2016
There and Back again – Kilimanjaro Reflections on the Anniversary

By Randy Pierce “'There and Back again' by Bilbo Baggins” was the alleged epic title of the fictional hero’s epic recording of his

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17 Sep
2016
“Lego my Autumn” as she and I present for FIRST LEGO League!

By Randy Pierce Stepping in front of the energized auditorium for the kick-off event of the FIRST LEGO League Animal Allies season, Autumn

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11 Sep
2016
Peak Potential is fast approaching — Won’t you join us?

By Randy Pierce A leader's job is not to do the work for others, it's to help others figure out how to do it themselves, to get things

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03 Sep
2016
September nostalgia includes some struggles for Randy

By Randy Pierce In a week where Gene Wilder took his final breath, I’ve had plenty of reflections upon the many dreams I choose to

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02 Jul
2016
Independence Day Foundations and Fireworks!

By Randy Pierce It was July 4, 2010 and we were sitting on boulders outside Lake of the Clouds on Mt Washington This was our first

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25 Jun
2016
Your table is ready! Get the lowest prices for Peak Potential until July 12

By Randy Pierce Take me directly to the Seventh Annual Peak Potential Page – I am Coming to the Event! On July 12, the price goes up

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11 Jun
2016
An Insider’s View of the “Walk in My Shoes” at the NHAB Walk for Sight!

By Randy Pierce Several hundred people descended upon the McGreal Sight Center for the NH Association for the Blind’s 13th annual Walk

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28 May
2016
Remembering those who have served

By Randy Pierce In honor of Memorial Day, our thoughts appropriately turn to the many men and women who have given their lives in

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21 May
2016
Returning to the Emmy Award-Winning “Hiking in the Dark” for its anniversary

By Randy Pierce “Today we are going to take a little hike and naturally you’re invited” --- Willem Lange, host of "Windows to the

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01 May
2016
Boston Marathon 2016: Reflections from Randy and Jose

As we close out the 2016 Boston Marathon experience, a couple of particularly well received social media posts by Jose and Randy were very

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17 Apr
2016
#WalkInMyShoes

By Randy Pierce As Patriots Day arrives with my making a slightly different attempt to savor the 120th running of the Boston Marathon, I

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09 Apr
2016
Ominous realities loom large as Boston Marathon approaches

By Randy Pierce “Without ambition one starts nothing Without work one finishes nothing The prize will not be sent to you You have to

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02 Apr
2016
Announcing our 7th Annual Peak Potential Charity Dinner & Auction: November 12, 2016

By Randy Pierce Our 7th Annual Peak Potential Charity Dinner and Auction is the pivotal event for our entire year We have moved to the

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27 Mar
2016
Derry school visit helps me celebrate another anniversary

By Randy Pierce “You get out what you put in!” – Oberto Beef Jerky slogan Caught in the frustration and setback of my health

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19 Mar
2016
Boston Marathon plans–and how you can help out!

By Randy Pierce April 18, which is the 120th running of the Boston Marathon, is rapidly approaching! This is my second time and I’ve

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