Monthly Archives: June 2012

Grandfather Mountain Hike with my Dad

Drive time from Charlottesville: 4hrs & 45 minutes My dad had driven up to the swinging bridge and hiked over to MacRae Peak on Grandfather, but he had never climbed the mountain from its base. We had been talking about … Continue reading

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Charlottesville Sprint Triathlon race report (June 17, 2012)

Course: A- I think the race course is fantastic. There’s some slime in the water, but it’s such a beautiful lake that I really can’t complain. The bike course is a little hilly, but there’s hardly any traffic and I … Continue reading

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Varmint 1/2 Marathon Race Report

This is another race my husband found online. The race gets its name from a coyote that wreaked havoc on the small community of Burke’s Garden, Virginia, back in 1952. The coyote killed more than 400 sheep and came to … Continue reading

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