Monthly Archive: May 2007


UVAS triathlon 2007

It’s been 5 years since I raced at UVAS! I’m not sure why it took me so long to go back, it is a very fun race. I’m sure I was injured a few of those years (last year for sure). Last year Heather did the race and I took pictures. This year, Heather volunteered at a local 5K race for girls while I raced for the 3rd time in 4 weeks. I am definitely ready for a race break. Next up will be Age Group National Championships in Portland on June 30th. We’re looking forward to the Portland trip....


Angels Camp triathlon 2007

This is our third annual trip to Angels Camp for a short, fun triathlon. Last year, Heather and her brother did the race and I was a spectator because I was having trouble with my back. This year I was the only one in the family racing. Angels Camp is about a 2 1/2 hour drive from the Bay Area in the Sierra Foothills. There’s nothing like getting up on a Saturday morning at 4:30AM to drive to a race! 🙂 This year Heather and I carpooled with Conrad and his friend Kevin. At 5 in the morning there is...


LeRoy’s Camping Weekend

We decided that we’d better go camping before I got too fat and before we have a newborn! We packed up the car with all our camping goodies and headed toward Big Sur (30 miles south of Carmel) on Saturday morning. Our first stopover was a fancy brunch in Carmel (talk about roughin’ it camping! this was the life!). Then we made our way to Ventana Campgrounds, by recommendation of our neighbors Kirk and Carol. It was a great camping spot – clean, lots of huge redwood trees, good firepits/BBQs, flat spots for tents, good parking, etc. We got camping...