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Boulder Sunset Tri – Olympic Distance

Yesterday was the Boulder Sunset triathlon up at the Boulder reservoir. This was my first crack at an olympic distance and I really wasn’t sure what I was getting into. I self-classify as an endurance athlete, but coach told me to plan on spending a few hours in the hurt locker up and beyond my […]

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Swim & Bike Parts

Two unrelated topics combined in one post. Swim Last weekend was the annual Reuter-Hess swim race. The Reuter-Hess lake (reservoir) is a local one — in fact, very local to our new home. We can see it from our backyard. It was a cold & damp morning with some sprinkles. In the mid to upper […]

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Foco Fondo

Yesterday was the Foco Fondo, a “daring cycling adventure” [on gravel] that starts and stops in Fort Collins, CO. It was a great course with some fun fast sections and mixed in challenging single/two tracks with random sand sprinkled throughout. It was a fun course overall though. Some of the roads were hard packed wet […]