Category Archives: Racing

Team triathlon

This weekend I raced with the delta tri club in the team competition for the tbf series. Our team got second place in the team competition. We had a lot of podium finishers. I was not one of them but … Continue reading

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Bike race lodi

I got to see a little bit of the bike races in Lodi this weekend. I worked the morning at Campbell’s and then watched the race before heading home to do some more work. I can’t wait until these jobs … Continue reading

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Bike Crash

Mark Cavendish crashed at the tour of Suisse. There was a sprint for the line at the end of the race and he veered into the line of another rider and that rider rode over his wheel. The resulting crash … Continue reading

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Tri4Real

On Sunday I participated in the Tri for Real triathlon at Rancho Seco Park in Sacramento. I set a personal best for an Olympic distance race 1.5k, 40k, 10k of 2:40. My previous best was 2:45. And that is with … Continue reading

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Fabian Cancellara

Fabian Cancellara has been one of the most dominant riders over the past few years of pro biking. He wins most of the shorter high intensity events due to his sheer power on the bike. He wins almost every time … Continue reading

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Tour of California

I attended the Amgen Tour of California this past Sunday. They rode from Nevada City to Sacramento. I hung out downtown and watched the monitors of the race and a few local races downtown while we waited for the Tour … Continue reading

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10k American Record

Chris Solinsky set a 10k American record at Stanford the other night. He became the first non African to break 27 minutes. It was Flotrack’s “tasty race of the week”. Probably going to be the race of the year. What … Continue reading

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Wildflower

We had a great time at wildflower this year. Maggie and I were joined by a few more members of the triathlon club. Martin, Jenni and Jim also raced this year. My race went quite well but not as well … Continue reading

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One week to Wildflower

One week to go until Wildflower. I think I’m ready. Not as ready as I would like but more prepared than last year. I’ve been swimming with the swim club and biking has gone well. I needed to run more … Continue reading

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Lance vs Lieto

Lance Armstrong is in Hawaii training for Tour de France, and one my favorite triathlete’s Chris Lieto was there also. They decided to to a 14 mile time trial bike race for fun and invited anybody who was there to … Continue reading

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Race Food

Here is a link to a great training and racing food. Very simple to make and easy to digest when doing a workout or a race.

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Cyclocross

This weekend Maggie and I raced cyclocross. I raced against Guy, Robert, Ben, and a few of Guys friends. It was my first race and it was super fun. I stayed near the back in the beginning and then moved … Continue reading

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