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After a few weeks of solid mountain training in Park City, Utah, I was eager to toe the line at the Xterra Mountain Championship in Avon, Colorado. Despite my Iowan upbringing and flatland existence in North Carolina, I race best … Continue reading
July 19th, 2014 marked the end of a 52-week journey from top performing amateur triathlete, to long-term infirmed parasite sufferer, to unsure professional triathlete, to professional podium finisher.
When I decided to make a training trip to Colorado, I was most excited about its famed mountain biking. I soon realized it’s also a runners paradise. Sojourning in Avon, CO, I’m just a bike ride away from the … Continue reading
The XTERRA Mountain Championship, held on the ski slopes of Beaver Creek Resort in Avon, CO presented the perfect opportunity to finally explore the Rocky Mountains.