Archive for the 'Races' Category

Opus Spring Epic 8 Hour

Juliette and I are both feeling a bit stiff and sore after racing the Opus Spring Epic, part of the Dukes Epic 8 Hour series race on Saturday. The premise of these races is that you ride for 8 hours straight and try to complete as many laps as possible. Whoever completes the most laps […]

Photos from the O-Cup at Albion Hills

I have uploaded several pictures that Dave Unrau took at the O-Cup in Albion Hills last weekend. With his permission, I uploaded a few of his photos of us and friends to the Spring 2008 Photo Album. There are great shots of me, Juliette, Tecla, Mari, Dave, Jennie and Eva. Check them out. If you […]

Ontario Cup #2 – Albion Hills

Juliette and I raced the 2nd race in the O’Cup series yesterday at Albion Hills. I didn’t enjoy the first O’Cup race, but I decided to give it a second chance. This race had even more of what I don’t like and my heart wasn’t in it. There is way too much double track and […]

ESAR – Emergency Services Adventure Race

A couple of weeks ago, Tim, Juliette and I decided to run in the Emergency Services adventure race in Barrie. Tim hadn’t done an adventure race yet, so we thought this would be a great opportunity to wet his feet before the 24 hour Odyssey race we are doing in July. The race started on […]

Salomon Adventure Challenge – Deerhurst

Juliette, Dave Enns and I raced in the Salomon Adventure Challenge near Huntsville this weekend. We got off to a bad start, the canoe rental people had dropped off one less canoe than was needed and we were the unlucky team left on the beach. Geoff the race organizer scrambled to get us a canoe […]