finishing up stage one
stage one - rolling down to the finish
stage one - on the podium - after this pic sonya looney had to give me 'how to stand on the podium lessons'. ;)
stage two - podium
finishing stage 3
stage 3 - smiling after a long day
stage 3 - podium
stage 4 - ready to start the day
boulder cycle sport team photo
stage 4 - the start
and we are off!
stage 4 - whew it was a long day!
stage 4 - glad to be done for the day!
my new friend, Molly - awesome climber and all around tough girl
stage 4 - podium
i'm getting better at the podium pose. (thanks sonya!)
stage 5 - wheeler pass - the start
stage 5 podium - i need to work on my "podium face" - I admit i was slightly embarrassed being up there. (not used to it)
me and my new friend Kelly. He's holding a $1000 bill we paid him for lending me a water bottle. We both rode our Blacksheeps for stage six
stage 6 - the start
alison and I - the 50+ers
alison and i
stage 6 - getting rolling
stage 6 - at the top of boreas - ready for the downhill
top of boreas
waiting for Dave - he rode the 7 mile downhill to the finish with me.
'come on dave! let's go!'
Dave and I - cresting the pass. I LOVE that guy!
sonya and i - she's so awesome(she won the womens pro field - super strong riding on her part!)
dave and i
podium stage 6
my what a BIG belt buckle
molly and i
uhh...got a little distracted the day after the race - Dave broke his arm (open compound fracture) and the next 3 days were a bit rough for both of us.
dana looking good in the belt buckle
tracy (new mom) came out to celebrate!
my friends came out to help me celebrate
stage 6 aid station - my friend, Tracy (from canada) worked all week - it was great seeing her every day.
heading to the Wheeler hike-a-bike
stage 3 - aid station two
stage two - aid two - what a dork - i look like Willis.(what are you talking about??) ;)
stage one - leaving aid one