Monthly Archives: December 2012

Auckland Marathon

We ran the Auckland Marathon on October 28th, the final day of our trip. It was beautiful and could not have gone any better. I had a great race as I finished in 3:03:06 to place 4th out of 160 … Continue reading

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ITU Triathlon World Championships – Auckland, New Zealand

On October 22nd I represented Team USA for the 19th time in my racing career.  This trip took my wife, Laurie, and I to Auckland, New Zealand.  In 2003 I had raced on the South Island, so 2012 was our … Continue reading

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Mission Bay Triathlon

On September 30 I raced the Mission Bay Triathlon near Sea World in San Diego. I had a great race, but got beaten for the 1st time ever by my friend Troy Cundari. Troy has been training and racing hard … Continue reading

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Ironman Wisconsin

On September 9th I raced my most important race of 2012 – Ironman Wisconsin. I devoted the entire year to this race and all my workouts and races were planned with this race in mind. After 27 years of racing … Continue reading

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USA Triathlon National Championships

When I send out my race reports my #1 goal is to inspire people to exercise and discover a healthy lifestyle. It is so obvious to me that most of our society suffers from bad eating habits and a lack … Continue reading

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Ironman Racine 70.3

On July 15th I raced the Ironman Racine 70.3 Triathlon. I had a very good race as I finished 3rd out of 111 men age 50-54 and 82nd out of 2,227 overall finishers. I have been putting in a lot … Continue reading

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San Diego International Triathlon

I had a great race at the San Diego International Triathlon on June 24th and I thank you for all of your support.  I think I look pretty stylish sporting the Revolution kit and Focus bike.  Click on this link … Continue reading

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ITU San Diego Triathlon

On Saturday, May 12th I raced in the inaugural ITU San Diego Triathlon. ITU stands for International Triathlon Union. San Diego was the 2nd stop in the 8 race series for the world’s best professional triathletes. It was a HUGE … Continue reading

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116th Boston Marathon

On April 16th Laurie and I ran the 116th Boston Marathon. This was my 11th Boston and Laurie’s 16th. The unseasonably warm weather made this one of my most challenging marathons. The temperature at the 10am start was 79 degrees … Continue reading

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Superseal Triathlon

My 2nd race of 2012 was the Superseal Triathlon on March 18th. The only winner that day was Mother Nature as lots of rain and very high winds forced the race director to wisely cancel both the swim and bike portions. … Continue reading

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