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Jan Berka
Lives in Seattle, WA 98199
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Down the Coast
I counted how many times we have driven between the Bay Area and Seattle. Since my first drive to Vancouver for the BCBR in 2011, the number of trips is about seven. One can either take the more or less boring I-5 route, or drive along the coast on Highway ...
I counted how many times we have driven between the Bay Area and Seattle. Since my first drive to Vancouver for the BCBR in 2011, the number of trips is about seven. One can either take the more or less boring I-5 route, or d...
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I am only on Chapter 11 of Volume 1, but I have to say, this book is hard to put down at night, even when my eyes are drooping. Nice job Dan! 
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Sunrise Take Two
After a week of heavy rains and temperatures pushing the snow line above 7000 feet, it was clear that skiing would be miserable. Sunday was supposed to get a little better, so I planned a repeat of my January fat bike ride from the base of Crystal Mountain ...
After a week of heavy rains and temperatures pushing the snow line above 7000 feet, it was clear that skiing would be miserable. Sunday was supposed to get a little better, so I planned a repeat of my January fat bike ride fr...
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The best powder day of the season at Alpental, Pravda, Pravda!
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v pivu je pravda...? Nebývalo to ve vínu? :)

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Risk Management
There may be a genetic predisposition to risk taking. A recent article in The New York Times describes results of a recent study, which unlike older twin-based genetic association studies, focused on athletes in British Columbia who like to ski or snowboard...
There may be a genetic predisposition to risk taking. A recent article in The New York Times describes results of a recent study, which unlike older twin-based genetic association studies, focused on athletes in British Colum...
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A superbly written, funny article about mountain biking in Alaska, with great photos. Looks a lot like WA riding but we don't have the mosquitos. 
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Going Home!
Today was my last day on the job I started in Seattle on October 22, 2012. Accepting a job in Seattle, working at a startup company, moving in phases, Marketa's air-commuting to school in California for a semester, living separately for seven months, having...
Today was my last day on the job I started in Seattle on October 22, 2012. Accepting a job in Seattle, working at a startup company, moving in phases, Marketa's air-commuting to school in California for a semester, living sep...
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Hi Rob, I was thinking about you and the possibility of paying you a visit on my way south. Enterprise still seems a bit out of way - I am planning to ride few OR beach / sand dune areas on my fat bike during the road trip.

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My little sis skiing some serious backcountry in Austria. Who would have thunk 40 years ago? :)
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A 40 mile ride from car dealership in Bellevue on bike paths to Soaring Eagle trails and back. Great trails, electrolyte replenishment afterwards.
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This blog is and will be about biking and other outdoor activities, as long as I can perform them and the Blogger exists. I try to avoid political posts, but when something really concerns me, I have to get it out and share, even if you don't care. The othe...
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Seattle, WA 98199
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San Carlos, CA 94070 - Guilford, CT
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