This Morning in Des Moines

The weather is perfect for racing.  The heat and humidity were swept away with yesterday’s storm, leaving perfect fall, cross-country-esque type weather.  I started the day with a run in the neighborhoods just north of...

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A Rainy Day in Des Moines

Yesterday was really hot and muggy, but today’s rain should break that up and bring in some cooler weather for tomorrow’s races. Jordan is about to take off on the police-escorted bike course preview for the pros. ...

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In the Heartland

This morning Jordan and I left Gulliver in the charge of my parents and flew eastward to Des Moines, Iowa.  If it seems like an odd vacation destination, it is, but this ain’t no vacation. We’re here because Jordan...

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