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The Olympic Dream

When I was a little girl I have always dreamed about being in the Olympics.  I never cared what sport . . . swimming or running.  I would’ve taken anything.  Every four years I sat glued to the television imagining myself standing on the podium while the American Anthem played and the flags lowered.  It was always emotional.  The world’s…

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Leadville 100 Baby

Yesterday I received the news that I will be racing in the Leadville 100 mountain bike race with Courtney.  It was fitting news on the birthday of my grandfather who passed away 11 years ago.  He was the hardest working man I knew and this will be the toughest race I’ve ever done. In the last 3…