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Time Away

Jun/18/2013 in General

There is the age old saying about relationships and time apart; "time away makes the heart grow fonder" which is contradicted by a similar rhyme in "time away makes the heart wander." After Rev3 Quassy I realized that I had to stop everything to...

Rev3 Quassy

Jun/04/2013 in General, Race Reviews

Finally May is gone and June is here, no more frustrating results, right?  I was going to one of my favorite courses, the ever relentless Rev3 Quassy.  My thoughts leading up to the race were simple, keep up on the swim...

Bilbao Triathlon

May/28/2013 in General, Race Reviews

A race that had such potential that turned to disaster I had no choice but to make something funny of it.  What better tool to describe my race than using a comic relief? [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0-YAWCJ75ns[/youtube] It hurt watching the race slip away that way...

Shimano E-Tube Project on Windows 8

May/23/2013 in General

As Shimano moves from 10-11 speed and continue to improve their electronic shifting they developed the E-tube project to allow all us users to update the software so last years DI2 is as fast as the new stuff. One problem, the E-tube project is not...

Home at Last

May/21/2013 in General

I have been on the road since May 1st and: I don't even want to know how much in bike box fees 35+ hours in the air 10 flights 8 airports 5 hours of delays 3 1/2 Ironmans 0 dollars earned I will delve into the details of Bilbao Triathlon next week.  This...

7th – Mallorca 70.3

May/15/2013 in General, Race Reviews

As my toes curled in the white sand beach of Alcudia waiting for the start pistol I had my doubts of what the day would bring after the debacle at St George 6 1/2 days earlier. For the fourth time in four races this...

70.3 US Pro Champs – St George

May/07/2013 in General, Race Reviews

Training through a miserable Chicago April my training had gone surprisingly close to perfect. After nearly 5 straight weeks of mid-30's & 40's in the rain I was trimmed out to make a run at a national championship. The trip out there started off with a...

Thank You

May/01/2013 in General

Through the years I have slowly met hundreds of you who religiously read my blog each week and I know from google stats that there are thousands more of you out there. I am grateful to have developed such a following over the years. Whether it is my storyline...