Todd's Blog

DID I MAKE A BIG MISTAKE?
PREDICTION FOR THIS MORNING WAS RAIN.  I went to bed happy.  Weather doesn't usually bother me.  The only question I had was...  ... was changing to an oval 32 from a round 34 wise? I have experienced many bad days...
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DAY 1 IS DOWN
IT'S EASY TO FOCUS ON THE NEGATIVE AFTER A RACE.  I wish I would have done this differently, I can't believe I was so slow on that section, what was I thinking try to do?... ... so, let's focus on...
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I AM A RACER
WE BOONDOCKED IT LAST NIGHT.  Just passed Minturn we found a little gravel road and parked at wide spot.  It was pitch black, no moon yet.  It can be a little spooky... ... but the morning brought us glory. It...
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THE SAME AS IT NEVER WAS
OTHER THAN THE 2ND AND 3RD TIMES I RACED LEADVILLE, I've always done it on a different bike.  A soft tail, a hard tail, and lots of fulls... ... the experience is always slightly different because of that. This time...
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3 DAYS OUT AND I'M FEELING LIKE...
AT 4PM YESTERDAY I COULD FEEL IRRITATION IN MY SINUSES AND A TWITCH IN MY THROAT.  I looked at my daughter, pail and clearly suffering a summer cold... ... dawgawn kids. She knew my only A race of the summer...
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