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Fatbike Enduro Runs – Polar Roll 2018

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This one is short, but I like documenting all these events… I wasn’t sure what the Fatbike Enduro Runs were going to entail, but I had the opportunity to stay in Marquette for another day and figured why not… I’m glad I did, because it was a ton of fun and the 3rd run pushed…

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Old News… February’s Recap

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This is about 2 weeks late. I started it over a week ago and just never got back around to it, but figured I’d finish it up and get it out there. I have been able to race a couple times in February, but I have been sinking as far as time goes and I’m…

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2018 Polar Roll Fatbike Race Report

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This was the best Polar Roll yet. This was my 3rd one and I think maybe there has been 4 total, so I can’t speak to the earliest of them. The trails were dialed and I really liked the course layout. I know the snowmobile trail is not very popular, but I think it provides…

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January – Neck Deep In It

It has been an interesting and busy month… I’ve been neck deep at the Cyclova XC shop with the transition of ownership and running the shop. We have a ton of stuff in the works, which is consuming a lot of my time right now. A lot of stuff to figure out with running a…

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2017 Year End Recap

Major Highlights from 2017… Took on part ownership of Cyclova XC Bike, Ski & Run Shop in St. Croix Falls, WI Started personal training out of 3 different gyms Completed Fitness Nutrition Specialist Training Got a little bit more into trail running Ran my first 10k trail run race – finished 2nd overall Raced my…

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What Happened In December…?

A few highlights from the month… I took on part ownership of Cyclova XC Bike, Ski & Run Shop in St. Croix Falls, WI Completed Fitness Nutrition Specialist Training Getting ready for Get Fit – Eat Right Workshop Series w/ Amy Sotis of Lumiaries Retreat Built up a new custom Trek Farley fatbike Cyclova XC…

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Solstice Chase Fatbike Race Report

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It was fun getting back to some racing at the Cyclova XC Solstice Chase Fatbike race this weekend! I wasn’t sure if I was going to be racing or not, since the shop that I just took part ownership of (Cyclova XC) actually runs the Solstice Chase race. We have an awesome crew with Steve…

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Latest Stuff…

A few highlights from the month… Released 2 more guest episodes on the podcast. Hitting some really technical trail runs. My personal training business has been picking up at the gyms. Working on a series of workshops for January – see events below. I re-upped my Red Cross First Aid, CPR/AED certification. Podcasts Get subscribed…

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The Latest Happenings…

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I’ve had a ton going on in the month of October.┬áHere are some highlights from the month… I had my first guest (John Petrylak) on the podcast, with some more guests in the works. I released my Marji Gesick 100 race report and podcast. I got invited to be a guest speaker at Luminaries Retreat…

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2017 Marji Gesick 100 Race Report

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This was my second attempt at the Marji Gesick 100 and definitely not my last. The course was tougher this year and unseasonably high temps made for a brutal day out on the trail. The report is a little long, so you might have to bookmark the page and come back to finish reading. Enjoy!…

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What Happened, What’s Up & What’s Next

September was pretty much the wrap up of my mountain bike racing for the year and now I’ll be going into a bit of a recreational mode for awhile before doing some base training again. I’m still getting stronger and faster year over year, so my goal will be to not loose too much of…

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My First Shenandoah 100 Mountain Bike Race

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Even though the race didn’t go quite as expected (I was planning a little faster race time)… Shenandoah 100 Mountain Bike Race is probably now one of my favorites races. I only wish it were closer to home. It just had a great mix of riding, awesome venue, good sized race field and definitely hard.…

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