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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


Corsets for Carcassonne?

We flew to Carcassonne this morning. Working in the Nordics means that I fly on average two to three times a week. On that basis it was something of a busman’s holiday. 1,483 more words


We're All Fans...Aren't We?

The month of June finished for me, from a motoring perspective, with the Goodwood Festival of Speed.  This fixture in the motoring calendar brings together the past, present and future of motoring and motorsport in a pageant which allows fans to get closer than ever to the cars, bikes and drivers which they support.   806 more words


King of Ballarat Race 1: Mud, slopes and cheers

Headed on over to Black Hill , more or less in downtown Ballarat, to check out the first race in the King of Ballarat Series for 2014. 525 more words