Archive for October, 2009

Red Barn CX Classic

Saturday, October 31st, 2009

This afternoon I went up near Taylors Falls to photograph several of the races from the Red Barn CX Classic. I got some decent shots, which can be found on my bike photos web site.


Sunday, October 25th, 2009

I just finished reading a book by Christopher McDougall – “Born to Run: A Hidden Tribe, Superathletes, and the Greatest Race the World Has Never Seen.”


Saturday, October 24th, 2009

Today I went over to Jackson Meadow at Marine-on-St. Croix to photograph my first cyclocross race of the season. Jackson Meadow is an interesting development; better photos from today can be seen on my bike photos web site.


Wednesday, October 14th, 2009

I recently finished a few books: The Intelligibility of Nature: How Science Makes Sense of the World by Peter Dear Freakonomics: A Rogue Economist Explores the Hidden Side of Everything by Steven D. Levitt and Stephen J. Dubner Devil’s Gate: Brigham Young and the Great Mormon Handcart Tragedy by David Roberts

Hiking 101

Monday, October 12th, 2009

A few years ago, I started thinking that it would be cool to hike 100 miles in a week. Last year I got off my butt and did it. For a variety of reasons, I didn’t get around to attempting it until early December, so snow became an issue. The last day featured 3-4 inches […]