Joe and Sarah’s wedding in St. Thomas


My brother Joe and his beautiful wife Sarah were married on the beach in St. Thomas.

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Movember is the Mustache Month that coincides with what normal people know as November.  I participated with five resulting ‘mos.

Day 26, The Beard


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Love this boy


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Halloween with lions and zebras


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GrandJohn and two sets of brothers


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Back from China; napping in the backyard


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Miles is home from the hospital


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2011 Vineman Ironman 70.3 Race Report

After the brutal season-opening Wildflower I wasn’t too keen on another half-Ironman triathlon. The Vineman 70.3 changed everything. What a fun race! I set new personal records in the swim and bike and minimized my losses on the run.

Vineman Ironman 70.3

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Supermoto at Infineon Raceway Kart Track

Brad and David invited me to join them for a Supermoto trackday at Infineon’s Kart track. I haven’t ridden a bike in years. I crash bikes like mad on the track. I’m not sure what they were thinking, but hey, it’s not my bike, so yeah, I’m game.


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2011 Avia Wildflower Long Course Triathlon Race Report

The Wildflower Long Course is well-known as a brutal early-season race: 3500ft elevation on the bike and 2100ft on the run! Crazy. The great thing about doing such a hard race as my first 70.3 mile half-Ironman distance is that I will be faster in every race from now on! With little sleep and much less training time available (thanks Charlie) I knew it was going to be a tough race. It didn’t disappoint.

The one and only Wildflower

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