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5 Tips for the Singapore GP No One Talks About

The Formula 1 in my home city is just three days away! Tickets checked, ear plugs packed, you’ve read the suggestions on the Singapore GP webpage and you’re ready for the weather. 1,064 more words


GTR Part 5: A Battle to the Finish

This’ll probably be really confusing if you don’t start with Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, and Part 4.

There’s nothing quite like waking up in the backseat of a truck parked on the side of State Highway 33. 1,670 more words


Turns Out I Do Get Competitive!

I am not a competitive person.  In fact, I had to re-draft that opening sentence which started out as “I am the least competitive person I know” simply because it sounded too, well, competitive. 617 more words

Preparing To Race

GTR Part 4: A Visit to the Woodshed

You can find Part 1 HERE, Part 2 HERE and Part 3 HERE.

Did anyone guess the Sasquatch? Cuz that’s what I found. 1,478 more words


GTR Part 1: "What leg are you running?"

I have this theory about endurance racing: I think adults have to make up excuses to be social with other adults. And if you don’t frequent bars, you can imagine what your socializing options are: church, bowling, work parties, and endurance events. 992 more words

USA Triathlon National Championships

This weekend I went to Milwaukee to watch my friend Allison compete in the
USA Olympic Distance Triathlon National Championships. She raced a Sprint Triathlon (shorter) in the past year, got a time good enough to qualify for the national competition, and thought why not. 748 more words