Monthly Archives: August 2011

Budget and a phone call

One of the first questions people ask, usually even before “why”, is “how much”. Here’s the math I’m using to budget for the race: Entry:         $20000    <– Paid to the ASO Bike:          $10000    <– … Continue reading

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Taking a step back…

I tend to be overly critical of myself (note the irony!), and this week has been largely characterized by feeling behind the power curve- no testing, no fitness, lots of important details still open, the feeling of endless summer I … Continue reading

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Race Strategy

So far, all of these entries seem to be about preparing, not surprising since that is my life right now. But, I want to share a little bit about my thoughts about the actual race and my strategy for it. The … Continue reading

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Updates…

Just a quick one today.  Went for a ride yesterday, foot felt fine! Just being super careful not to whack it or dab hard. Also tried a mountain bike ride, that was too much. The clip is right underneath the … Continue reading

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Support!

At last, the support situation seems to have shaken out, not quite as planned but I think in a positive way. Where we left off, after I made the August 5 fundraising goal, was that I called Charlie and Robb … Continue reading

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