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The New Year Brings New Goals!


As we begin flying through the new 2012 calendar and say “whew” after running my first event of the new year, it is time to outline my goals for the year.  Instead of doing a half dozen events, I feel … Continue reading

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Wet, Dreary, But Awesome: 2011 Carpinteria Triathlon


The Carpinteria Triathlon Sprint is the best triathlon on the central coast of California (at least according to me).  Despite heavy mist that slowly soaked everything to the core, cold air and an otherwise dreary day, the 2011 Carpinteria Triathlon … Continue reading

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Carpinteria Triathlon Results Posted


Hi All, Just a quick post.  Today, I finished the Carpinteria Triathlon Sprint in 1:36:15, not exactly earth shattering, but given the crazy few weeks I’ve had, I think it is just great! Placing 370th of 462 puts me about … Continue reading

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Video Post: Thoughts on 2010 & Carpinteria Triathlon


This is a related post to my previous post, The 2010 Carpinteria Triathlon and Beyond.     Video includes a tour of the transition area, thoughts on 2010, and what this event means to me. Cheers!

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The 2010 Carpinteria Triathlon and Beyond…


The 2010 Carpinteria Triathlon Sprint starts tomorrow morning at 8:13am.  This is my 8th triathlon and my last planned triathlon of the 2010 season.  It seems like a sudden and unexpected end to my 2010 triathlon season journey. Expect the … Continue reading

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Feeling the Hard Work Pay Off: Swimming


It was a long time ago that I started swimming lessons with the intention of becoming a good swimmer. While I fairly quickly picked up side stroke and was able to power through the 2009 triathlon season with it, side … Continue reading

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Triathlon Results and Their Story


As an analyst, I love numbers and what they can tell you.  It isn’t necessarily the numbers themselves that are so fascinating, but their relationship to one another.  Be it a trend or a comparison of categories. After completing the … Continue reading

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