Kona 2010 – The Ironman Story

October 18th, 2010 by

Was witness to the most incredible race in Kona last weekend. I’ll guard the memory with greed. Time around the big dance was quite crazy and plenty fun. For now, here are some of the images. Text tomorrow perhaps. Got lost coming down the volcano today and am spent.

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Boulder – to be continued

October 16th, 2010 by

All said and done – I had three and half incredible months in what will be my adopted home for years to come – Boulder. I’ve built many friendships, discovered countless favourite pastimes, explored training routes, and allowed myself mistress to Stellenbosch as first love. Boulder was good to me, and I shall return when the colours change again.

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Race Report: Xterra USA Championship 2010

October 1st, 2010 by

Xterra USA, Odgen, Utah

4th

2h29’44 – 5’41 behind winner Conrad Stoltz

(Almost as colour-coded as the leaves of fall.)

Post race feelings are not unlike a blind date experience I’d say. The hope and expectation, the excitement, the reality and assessment, the mixed emotions.

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