Archive for May, 2006

Reheers race report. Tragedy.

My mom’s sister passed away early this week. She was in a fatal car accident on her way pick my mom up for a doctors appointment. We were not too close, I have not spoken to her in a few years. Barbara, she looked so much like my mom. I’d really like to fly out […]

My first masters race.

Ok. I did it. It was almost scarier than actually turning 30. I entered my first masters age group race. While technically not 30 years old yet, it says 30 on my racing license and I took advantage of that to enter the Monday night masters race at PIR. I got spanked by some old […]

Chainbreaker race report!

Brian Ellin and I rented a car Saturday afternoon and floored it to Bend, Oregon for the Chainbreaker mountain bike race last Sunday. Long story short, I rode from our hotel out to the race course and got a little lost, I did however get a great 1.5 hour warm up and then barely made […]

Health insurance?

Who has it? Well really, who has health insurance and is happy with it? I’m shopping around for some. Interested in something better than the bare minimum coverage. I’ve looked around a little and I think I mentioned it before that I would love to give my money to HealthNet since they are indirectly paying […]

Too tall.

Sweet podium Barry.

Total crash.

Mountain bike school took a turn for the worst, or actually I did. Hitting a rut, smacking my hand on a big tree, flipping over and really f’ing myself up. Bloody and sore, I finished up mountain bike school, ate a burritto at Sellwood and jammed home. Thursday I felt like hell, sore back and […]