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Black Diamond Ride Recap

Black Diamond Ride Recap

On the weekends of March 26th and April 3rd, 2011 I rode the trails at Black Diamond.  Both rides were wet but the trails are so much fun I didn’t mind the wet or the mud.  The area does get muddy but it drains well so it doesn’t stay wet long. The first weekend I rode with my two buddies […]

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Bucket List

We’ve all heard of a Bucket List and in 2007 they made a movie about them. I want to know what drives you. Here is my bucket list: Be my own boss some day Hike the JMT Hike the CDT to complete my Triple Crown Run a 100 mile Ultra Be a husband Climb Mt. Rainier Paddle the Northwest Canoe […]

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Tokul Ride Recap

Tokul Ride Recap

This past Saturday I made a snap decision to go ride the mountain bike.  I was told not to run or ski but the doctor said nothing about riding!  I had 30 minutes to finish my breakfast, clean and lube the bike, check tire and shock pressure, and find my riding clothes.  Yes, I said find them.  It’s been that […]

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Winna Winna!

Winna Winna!

I know I said I’d announce the winners at noon but I was busy okay!  This time around I have two Stanley Mug’s with Clip Grips to give-a-way. The winna’s are: Gus Kormeier and Jory Cuttitte Send me an email with your address and I’ll send out your mugs. Congratulations to both of you and a big thanks to our […]

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Random Facts

Random Facts

(about me and other things) Knowing is half the battle…. – I learned to drive on a stick – I believe baseball players are a bunch of over paid boys – I love pizza – Ive been racing bicycles for over 21 years – The price of a gallon of milk in 1910 was 32 cents – If I could […]

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My First Test

My First Test

Tonight I skated skied for the first time in two weeks and went big.  My goal was to skate for 2 hours.  Before tonight my longest ski was 1:35.  Lucky for me my buddy John was there and I had someone to skate with.  The conditions were great.  There were a few icy spot but the snow was firm and […]

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Credibility

Credibility

The other day my mother wrote to me about a hike she did at the Tonto National Monument while on vacation in Arizona.  My mother is not the athlete I am. Until recently she’s lead the typical American life of eating out too much and not getting enough exercise, if any.  That was until a year or so ago when […]

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VertFest 2011

VertFest 2011

It’s coming! More at Vertfest, on Facebook. Sign up for clinics at Brown Paper Tickets ———- Scatman Get out there! Powered by adventure, supported by Superfeet, fueled by Feed the Machine, Hydrated by nuun.

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Weekly Totals for 1/22 to 1/28

Weekly Totals for 1/22 to 1/28

Here’s the week 2 recap of what I’ve done as far as exercise goes for the week.  My training schedule is Monday through Sunday but these recaps will be Saturday through Friday.  Last week someone asked where I like to trail run on the West side.  I mostly run at Seward Park .  If you run all the off-road trails […]

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Iron Horse Trail Conditions

Iron Horse Trail Conditions

Today, Saturday Jan. 22nd. I went to Erling Stordahl which is located off Exit 62, Crystal Springs on I-90.  The groomer said he fixed part of the trails there and was headed out to do the Roller Coaster.  When we got there around 1 pm the Roller Coaster was pretty hard but had some soft patches.  Only about a half […]

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