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For a few tense minutes we weren't sure we would even get to Silverton for the start of Hardrock. Shortly after leaving Old Colorado City and heading up the pass towards Woodland Park, we were greeted by a three foot wall of mud and water and sticks and rocks and other cars. Scary stuff. You can see my award winning documentary on the flood over here.
We were hit by another car but escaped with only minor damage. Three…Continue
Posted on July 19, 2013 at 1:53pm — 4 Comments
While most locals are currently worrying about the upcoming Summer Roundup, I've had longer things on my mind. On July 12th I'll have the pleasure of shooting for my 5th finish at Hardrock. The pressure is on, as Brandon Stapanowich just crushed it at Western States and I need something to bring up when he starts droning on and on about his stupid cougar belt buckle.
It's a long journey but I won't be making it alone. A good friend from Boulder, Shad, will be pacing me. Shad paced…Continue
Posted on July 5, 2013 at 10:32am — 5 Comments
A gaggle of us Springs folk took advantage of the holiday weekend to head down to Los Alamos, New Mexico for the eighth annual Jemez Mountain trail run. Jemez is a tough race run mostly through the Santa Fe National Forest and the Valles Caldera National Preserve. Runners are treated to all kinds of fun – technical singletrack, rough jeep roads, lots of steep climbs, some true cross-country, and beautiful views of the Jemez Mountains.
Jemez has become somewhat of a tradition for me,…Continue
Posted on May 28, 2013 at 12:21pm
After a disaster of a 2013 Pikes Peak Ascent, Tim has brought me back on board for the 2014 PikesPeakSports.us Triple Crown Team. You can go here to see my intro from last year. Since I can’t figure out how to run the Ascent without getting embarrassed, I’m just going to settle for a full weekend of throttling from the mountain as I signed up for the Double.
Of course, there’s a…Continue
Posted on May 21, 2013 at 9:38am — 1 Comment