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Archive for August, 2010
Idaho: Bataan Mountain Bike Ride
Idaho: Bataan Mountain Bike Ride

To ride the Bataan, you need big guns–buttocks like cannonballs, hamstrings as thick as bridge cables, cordwood for thighs and massive striated calves.

Switzerland: 4 Passes, 106 Miles, 16,000 Vertical Feet
Switzerland: 4 Passes, 106 Miles, 16,000 Vertical Feet

Knees have always been a cyclist’s nemesis, the weakest link in a dependable power train. Like a pitcher’s shoulder, or a runner’s hamstrings, when knees fail…game over.

Hawaii: Samurai Roosters: A Children’s Story–Part 1
Hawaii: Samurai Roosters: A Children's Story--Part 1

Koa and Makaha’s father was a hero who bore many scars from the battles he fought in Waiʻanae and in Waipahu near Kahualena Street during the humid nights of August.

Hawaii: Samurai Roosters: Part Two
Hawaii: Samurai Roosters: Part Two

The huge fangs struck a final time, circled Koa’s feathered neck and slammed the warrior into the dirt.

Idaho: Classy Women, Fragrant Dogs
 Idaho: Classy Women, Fragrant Dogs

The wisest men, and the strongest dogs make the best of unequal odds.