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Technology is enabling trust between strangers

Business networks are expanding and becoming increasingly cross- functional.

This is a statement made by Rachael Borsman a noted author and researcher of social trends and developments using the internet. 238 more words

Challenges

2015 Quintana Roo PR6

   

     It started with a phone call. I was running around like a chicken with my head cut off trying to get my daughter ready to head out the door to pick up my son from school. 252 more words

Bike

My Journey to the Elusive Kona

As I sit here thinking about recent events in my life. I have mixed emotions.

My first Ironman (IM) ended with such happiness, but a bitter disappointment. 871 more words

Bike

Sea Level Rise in West Hawai'i - (Anchialine Pools)

Global sea level will rise between 0.2 m and 1.9 m by 2100 according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC). Sea level rise is caused by a combination of processes including the melting of polar ice caps and glaciers, thermal expansion of ocean water, mining of groundwater aquifers, and, in places like Hawai‘i Island, subsidence of land masses (the island is slowly sinking). 774 more words

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Kona man charged in pharmacy robbery

Hawaii Island police have charged a 55-year-old Kona man in a robbery at a pharmacy in Kailua-Kona.

It happened at around 8:35 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25, at Mina Pharmacy, on the corner of Kuakini Highway and Walua Road. 61 more words

News

Kona - My Take

As the dust settles on another IM Champs, and the qualification for next year’s race about to kick in for the 1100 pro licence holders, I find myself asking a question… 1,474 more words

Ironman Triathlon

Kona Race Build

Kona race build;

Dolphins, Sunsets, Manta-Rays and some really lovely people

I was swimming back towards the pier, having swam out to the “Coffee’s of Hawaii” boat, moored at sea for the duration of race week, from which free coffee (or tea/water) is served. 1,869 more words