Category Archives: My Races

Category for individual posts and “race reports” about the races I have personally participated in.

Mt Si Relay Race Report.

Awesome, Awesome, Awesome!  This was my first relay event.  There will be more in my future!
The Mount Si Relay was such an awesome event.  It’s a 59 mile, 10 leg relay that requires 5 people per team.  We were in the masters category as our total team age was over 200 years.
My prep for this […]

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Spring Classic Duathlon Race Report

In the picture from race day, did you notice the “R4HG” on my arms?
Her name is Heather Grand and she is one of the most beautiful, strong, courageous, and inspiring people I have ever known. At 30 years old, Heather went into work one day, had the first seizure of her life, and woke up […]

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Expedition Man Race Report

What a whirlwind of a race weekend, but oh so worth it! 
This race report starts with a new job.  I began planning the logistics of this race about 5 weeks ago.  Why does it seem that every year, there is something that comes up that threatens my race day?  Oh well, I have become very […]

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Racing for Heather Grand. R4HG

Well, it is Race Even for my Half Ironman “A” Race this year.  I’m really excited to get going.
This race has a special meaning to me this year.  I am dedicating this race to my friend Heather Grand.  This is the first time I have ever raced for anyone, and I’m excited to be racing for […]

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Pacific Crest Olympic Triathlon Race Report


Yesterday I competed in my very first Olympic Distance Triathlon.  I had a blast.
The race was the Pacific Crest Olympic Triathlon, held in Sunriver, Oregon.  Going into the race, I was very, very excited.  This was my first race of the year, and my first Oly.  The previous day, I watched the Long Course racers, […]

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