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Raw Vegan cyclist in the flinthills of Kansas

Back in the saddle

  So its probably been a couple months since I have done any long rides. I have been just short 1 hour rides by myself. Most of my friends have been doing trail races and riding trails so haven’t got … Continue reading

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Olpe ride

  Been a little lazy updating recently. I did get a gravel century in with my buddy Randy Smith about 2 1/2 weeks ago , the week after was olpe 35 mile ride. Which always kinda turns into a race, … Continue reading

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Triple digits and TDF

Thats right its that time of year again. The Tour De France. I really look forward to watching it each year but it does eat up a lot of my time for 3 weeks 😉 As far as training I … Continue reading

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2012 Dirty Kanza 200 recap

Well I should probably do a recap while it’s still fresh in my head. Last year I only had 2 hours sleep before the race. I was able to double that and get 4 hours this year. I actually felt … Continue reading

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Painfully Close

I stole that title from my buddy Garret Seacat. This was the title of his last blog post before the Dirty Kanza 200 back in 2010. Hard to believe it has been 2 years since then.  The DK this year … Continue reading

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Wilson lake fat tire race, and back to the Grind.

(see my facebook page for a lot more pics) I really should of been training with DK coming up so soon, but last Sunday Matt needed support to hand bottles during the race and I had some nagging old injuries … Continue reading

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Camp Alexander race and DK training

Was a great weekend of riding. This last Saturday was a local Camp Alexander race which started with 5 miles of gravel then 2 laps of the trails. I didn’t race this time as I was going to hand bottles … Continue reading

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