Monthly Archive: July 2009

Jul 21

New Duds

Still doing a bit of catch up from my lack of posting last week.  Last week, I bought some new clothes for training and racing.  I wanted to find some new clothes for racing that would work for Steelhead.  I wanted to get them before Tri Del Sol so that I could try them out. …

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Jul 21

Feeling Flat

I had my first flat tire today.  Luckily I had the flat tire when I got my bike down in the garage rather than getting one while on the road.  The ironic thing is that I was talking with a co-worker this morning who just had a flat tire yesterday.  I had commented that “knock …

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Jul 19

Tri Del Sol in Pictures

We were out of town last night when I posted my race report from Tri Del Sol, so I wasn’t able to upload any pictures with the post.  So, here is a sampling of the pictures from the race.  There are some great pictures of my swim and transitions, but due to a camera malfunction, …

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Jul 18

Race Report: Tri Del Sol

Busy day today, so I will try and keep it short. The basics are: car under repair, PR at Tri Del Sol, and trip across the state.  The weekend started off with what I thought would be a quick auto repair.  Unfortunately, it has turned into much more.  Nothing too serious, but a couple of …

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Jul 14

Crash

Today started off as a good bike ride.  That is until I crashed.  I’m alright except for a few bumps and bruises; Green Lightning is alright as well.  I have no excuses, I simply wasn’t paying close enough attention and lost control when my bike wheel got stuck in a crack throwing me off course.  …

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