Monthly Archives: September 2013

Just Like Riding a Bike. But Not.

I survived the full 50 miles of the Rodman Ride for Kids. While this wasn’t a race, allegedly a very long charity ride, for me it was an endurance event that ranks up there with some of the most miserable … Continue reading

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Hawk. Bannister. Kimmerer.

In the late 90’s in and around the Greater Hopatcong Middle Schools area, there were two distinct groups: The Skaters and The Jocks. These two diametrically opposed groups were very similar in concept to Greasers and Socs in The Outsiders. … Continue reading

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A Few Firsts

This past weekend was a weekend of a few firsts. Saturday marked the first time since I was 14 that I’ve been on a bicycle. As I had mentioned in an earlier post, I was talked into doing a 50 … Continue reading

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PR, what!?

For a while I felt like I was stuck in the middle. I’m not a beginning runner any longer, still green where every longer distance is new and every race somehow becomes a personal best. Those are the golden days, … Continue reading

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