Leadville Trail 100 Run 2013

Adventures40 Comments

Well, that didn’t go as planned. 60ish miles in 17 hours and change. I ended up a DNF at Twin Lakes inbound. Here is how the day unfolded… Start to Mayqueen The start was surreal to be there again. Felt like home. So many friends swapping best wishes. Before you knew it, we were off down 6th Street. I started … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 10K 2013

Friends8 Comments

This is the least known of the Leadville events. A simple 10K run on the first 2-ish miles of the LT100 course. Up and down the Boulevard basically. I always think I will jump into it but a 10K doesn’t seem like anything I need to do the week before a 100 miles. Plus, why spend $30 to run on … Read More

Leadville Trail 100 MTB 2013

Friends7 Comments

At 6 AM this morning, I woke everybody but Kayla up to see the bike race come by our corner of Leadville. We bundled everybody up as it was only 30 degrees outside. At 6:30 exactly, I could hear the shotgun go off in town…since I was listening for it. I directed the crowd that had gathered at the corner … Read More

Tipi For My Bunghole

Family16 Comments

Kim and I have been debating how to spice up our Leadville land. We had been toying with the idea of building some kind of structure for the kids to play inside of. Wanted something that would work year around. Kind of doubling as a snow fort in the winter and hang out in the summer. I was so close … Read More

Leadville Burro Race 2013

A Day in the Life4 Comments

Previously. My favorite ass man, George Zack, returned to Leadville today to defend his win last year. But Speedy Jack had other plans apparently today. We caught up with them near the end of the course and followed them in. Regardless of the outcome…and the crappy weather at the end…George always has a smile on and love to play to … Read More