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Looking at the total hours this month makes me almost wish I was training for Leadman again. Solid month to kick off the year, even though I did brake the rules on introducing more than one new stress to training at a time. ...
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Some food for thought.  http://www.alifeinprogress.ca/?p=1065
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Two in one year? Well this will be a first for me.
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Welcome to the World Caleb Nolan!
Been sitting on this post since last night, oh the horror!  See, not everything on here is running or cycling related although close since I don't share a lot of my personal/family life on here.  Anyways.... Great news last night!  My 3rd nephew was born, C...
Been sitting on this post since last night, oh the horror! See, not everything on here is running or cycling related although close since I don't share a lot of my personal/family life on here. Anyways.... Great news last n...
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No LT100 MTB
Guess doing just this bike this year is not in the cards for me this year, at least now I am free to stand at the dam all day and yell at everyone now while trying to pass out beers.  If it was not for Bighorn and the Leadville Marathon falling on the same ...
Guess doing just this bike this year is not in the cards for me this year, at least now I am free to stand at the dam all day and yell at everyone now while trying to pass out beers. If it was not for Bighorn and the Leadvil...
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2015- A Quick Review
What a year it was on the playing and racing front.  I owe so many people a thanks many times over for the support that I was given this year I don't even know where to begin.  Thank you!  You know who you are.  So a quick breakdown on the racing and playin...
What a year it was on the playing and racing front. I owe so many people a thanks many times over for the support that I was given this year I don't even know where to begin. Thank you! You know who you are. So a quick br...
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Solid 2016 Kick Off
Looking at the total hours this month makes me almost wish I was training for Leadman again.  Solid month to kick off the year, even though I did brake the rules on introducing more than one new stress to training at a time.  Not only did I jump up the volu...
Looking at the total hours this month makes me almost wish I was training for Leadman again. Solid month to kick off the year, even though I did brake the rules on introducing more than one new stress to training at a time. ...
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Hit on the head again.
There’s honor in following your dreams in order to do what you love, but there’s also honor in doing your job.
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Why The Hell Not?
Two in one year?  Well this will be a first for me.
Two in one year? Well this will be a first for me.
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Really good write up on life.
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What a year it was on the playing and racing front. I owe so many people a thanks many times over for the support that I was given this year I don't even know where to begin. Thank you! You know who you are. So a quick br...
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Haroon Sultani's profile photo
Dale Hawkins's profile photo
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Suffering is one thing; knowing how to suffer is quite another.
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Suffering is one thing; knowing how to suffer is quite another.
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Grand Island, Nebraska - Littleton, Colorado - Sidney, Nebraska - Grand Island, Nebraska - Johnstown, Colorado - Loveland, Colorado - Brighton, Colorado - Fort Collins, Colorado - Niwot, Colorado - Lakewood, Colorado - Boulder, Colorado
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Solid 2016 Kick Off
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Looking at the total hours this month makes me almost wish I was training for Leadman again. Solid month to kick off the year, even though I

Why The Hell Not?
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Two in one year? Well this will be a first for me.

No LT100 MTB
shadmika.blogspot.com

Guess doing just this bike this year is not in the cards for me this year, at least now I am free to stand at the dam all day and yell at ev

2015- A Quick Review
shadmika.blogspot.com

What a year it was on the playing and racing front. I owe so many people a thanks many times over for the support that I was given this year

World War 2 in Numbers
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Well worth the 18 minutes to watch this. The Fallen of World War II from Neil Halloran on Vimeo.

3rd Annual Solstice Grog Slog
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Another winter solstice is approaching so that means that it is time for the Annual Solstice Grog Slog. Another great day out running and dr

Upgraded!
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Finally turned in my paperwork to get upgraded to the next level in Cyclocross which is a good thing. Next year I can start the year out rac

Rocky Mountain Cyclocross Championships
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Another weekend, another CX race! Fun morning up in Longmont racing the Rocky Mountain CX Champs. Only 2 more weeks left in the season and y

Nov Numbers & Another Race sign up
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November has been a month of returning to feeling somewhat physically normal since Leadville. It has been a struggle as you might have read

Couldn't Resist - LT100 MTB
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Got invited into a group that needed 1 more person to fill out their lottery group and I could not resist. I really want to give getting the

Weekend Fun
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Hell of a weekend. With Thanksgiving coming up it is a reminder of the blessing for the friends that I have. I think this text from wanker s

LT100 Run Report: Just like that, Leadman and Summer is over
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Damn, I waited to long to write this up. I threw all the photos in this post months ago but never got around to finishing it, oh well. Being

Twofer Cyclocross weekend
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Yep, the weekend on the front range means more cyclocross racing! I know it is getting old but I dig this sport. Saturday was Schoolyard Cro

October Numbers
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Not as much running as I would have liked but lots of time in the weight room and 5 cyclocross races. Overall I would call it a productive m

US Open of Cyclocross
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Finally got some photos of the fun I have been having the past 2 weeks. Bryan Trammell came out and took some AWESOME photos of me doing my

Welcome to the Family Graybeard!
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Added the final piece to the family stable. Foundry Harrow Cross Bike. Found a used one in great shape at a cheap price, could not pass it u

September Numbers Check In
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Pretty weak month but guess that is to be expected with taking the time to recover from Leadville. All of the hiking hours in the chart were

Welcome to the Family Fatboy
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Picked up a new toy last weekend to add to the family stable, Specialized Fatboy. She is going to be a lot of fun in the snow this winter. P