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A Ray of Light on Labor Day Weekend
Submitted by Jim Parker on Sun, 31/08/2014 - 8:46
August was an unusually tough month for me at work, sixty-hour weeks at the hospital helping care for very sick people. At home, the mood has been somber as Maria mourns the loss of her dear sister, Jenny. On Friday, miraculously, I finished work earlier than expected and called Maria as I drove h
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Guest Post by Larry Oslund - First 12 hour race
Submitted by Maria Parker on Mon, 25/08/2014 - 20:18
Above: Larry and Maria in "Cruzbike Alley"   I arrived promptly at 5:30am at the Washington High School after at least 5 hours of un-restful sleep! It was still dark, and for some strange reason, all of the parking lot lights went out 5 minutes before I ar
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Breaking the 4-Hour Century Barrier
Submitted by Jim Parker on Sun, 24/08/2014 - 14:35
The great thing about a bike race is that you never know what is going to happen. We've had the Mid-Atlantic race on our calendars for a long time, but only as a minor event, with our focus on the Texas Time Trials in September. Maria and I signed up to do the 100 mile event rather than the 12
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