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Sea Otter Classic, Monterey, CA 2008

I am so excited for the Sea Otter I can’t sleep. The racing is one thing but the event as a whole is awesome… What do you want to see? I am getting my new camera charger this week so I will be downloading photos, etc. daily and I am taking request. Last year I pulled my hamstring on Day 1 as I tried to keep up with Brandon Groza (The lumberjack powered.. Read More

Boonen wins Paris-Roubaix

Boonen wins Paris-Roubaix By John Wilcockson Posted April 13, 2008 The nasty rain didn’t show up for the 106th Paris-Roubaix, but a superb Tom Boonen sure did. On a Sunday of cool sunshine and favorable winds, the Quick Step team leader took his second Roubaix victory, three years after the first, with an unstoppable sprint over his final breakaway companions Fabian Cancellara (CSC) and Alessandro Ballan (Lampre). Click here to read the rest.. Read More

What I’m wanting…

With all of the road riding I’ve been doing I think its time to invest in a good pair of road specific shoes. I’ve researched and these Sidi’s look really good. Any feedback on them? Andy B outsideallday.com

Malibu Creek Trail Run

Realized I never updated the blog with results from my trail race last week. First off let me say that Pacific Coast Trail Runs put on a great event. I want to race with them again. The vibe was not competitive but yet professional and organized all wrapped with super friendly people. I did the wussiest of the wuss events with the 9k. Other events were the 25k and 50k. The biggest studs.. Read More

Weekend training wrap-up

Major time on the bike this weekend. Saturday – 56 miles, 3 hours and 20 minutes (Tons of hills and climbing) Sunday – 40 miles, 2 hours and 10 minutes (Fairly flat, fast pace) Left for both at 6am. Naps during both afternoons After the ride today I transitioned right to the run. Turns out that my bruised heel is not wanting me to put any pressure on it. UGHHH. No running for.. Read More

The Golden Hour

This is a must listen show about Tom Broxson who survived a 200-foot fall – a full rope length — off the top of Yosemite Valley’s Washington Column. Click here for more info on this episode of the Dirt Bag Diaries by Fitz Cahall. Andy B outsideallday.com

4 articles and 1 video

Astana’s Johan Bruyneel against barring defending champ from Tour de France By Associated Press PARIS — Alberto Contador’s exclusion from the Tour de France could backfire on race organizers because it will deprive crowds of a star, according to Astana team director Johan Bruyneel. Click here to read the rest of the article. A day in life of Ryan, the team mechanic By Rebecca Rusch Professional endurance competitor Rebecca Rusch has tackled her.. Read More

Pictures from the Ironman 70.3

The thought of doing a full race write up is about as daunting as doing the race again. In summary, the day was incredible, swim was fantastic, bike was good and run felt excellent. Breaking 6 hours is a huge personal victory for me. Final time: 5 hours, 57 minutes and 23 seconds Click here to enjoy some race day pictures. I would like to thank Julie, Carter, Alison, Alex, Susan, Randy, Bryan,.. Read More