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.

Tag: Randy

31 Dec
2016
Goals for 2017

By Randy Pierce My "vision" for 2017 as it pertains to both the 2020 Vision Quest and myself is admittedly fraught with a little more

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18 Dec
2016
Celebrating the 5th Anniversary of our Single Season Winter Hiking Quest

By Randy Pierce The plan suggested it was to be a demonstration of Ability Awareness It was to be an appreciation of the diverse gifts

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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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30 Oct
2016
The Scary Realities of Vision Loss

We originally posted this a few years ago, but it's still relevant Happy Halloween! The Scary Realities of Vision Loss By Randy

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15 Oct
2016
Looking Inside a Poignant Moment on the Niagara River

By Randy Pierce “The purpose of life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without fear for newer

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08 Oct
2016
Thank you, Rob Webber!

By Randy Pierce On October 16 Rob Webber will run his very first marathon… while also choosing to guide me for that Bay State Marathon

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01 Oct
2016
Happy Anniversary, Tracy! Love the Adventures

By Randy Pierce The year we founded 2020 Vision Quest was also the year Tracy and I  chose to wed With a perfect date of 10/10/10 for

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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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14 Aug
2016
How does Autumn warn you of an obstacle?

By Randy Pierce Students are often amused when I describe how Autumn has been trained in “intelligent disobedience” It is the dog

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06 Aug
2016
Pardon the interruption, but did you just kill my friend?

By Randy Pierce Fortunately the title is not quite reality, but there have been several very close calls I find the world around me

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30 Jul
2016
“What’s Next?” — Everyone

By Randy Pierce I ask myself "what's next" often in part because despite my lack of sight, I do like to spend more time looking forward

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16 Jul
2016
Summertime and Hot Dogs!

By Randy Pierce July Weather has Autumn and me facing 90-degree temperatures for many consecutive days which would mean one hot dog if I

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09 Jul
2016
Reaching out and taking action for help and healing

By Randy Pierce I had heard an old college friend was facing a challenge as his adult son was battling a particularly difficult form of

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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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