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ilg @ Phil’s World

If you’d got a couple of minutes, please enjoy this guided tour of “Phil’s World”…a world-class mountain biking area about a half hour west of Durango, near Cortez, Colorado. This Singletrack Dreamland was created exclusively by and for mountain bikers. A needed break from Durango’s typical 3k’ of climbing, Phil’s terrain features no major climbs, […]

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Furnace Creek 508

I was informed the night before the Road Race by the Race Organizer that my division “C” would not be eligible for an Overall Championship/Jersey. i’d be moved into the “B” division for the rest of the Championships (RR and Crit). must admit; it was a buzzkill fer sure since i was in first place with my two favorite events ahead of me. yet, podiums i’m not lacking in so it wasn’t that big of a deal.

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DWC Championships; Coach’s Result Day One

Durango, Colorado – your “Endless Beginner” of a Tribal Chief made yet another noble – yet unspectacular – effort tonight beneath Sister Rain Clouds and Hanuman Wind Clouds closing in as fast as an October sunset should be over the La Plata Mountains. finished 2nd in the C race among the Durango Sage and the “extremely rough, wet, […]

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Hammering

dat’s right:   i’ve been virtually off the bike(s) since placing in the top 20 AG of the Imogene Pass Run and i’ve been fighting off an insanely powerful virus that has laid my two girls flat for five days; yet,  when a four-event bicycle racing Championships occurs in my beloved hOMetown of Durango which has […]

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Worlds SLOWEST MTB Ride? Yesterday’s Pilgrimage…

enjoy….4 minutes of WF Chi… World’s SLOWEST MTB Ride? get out and do, dwell within and be… your high mountain yogi

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Postcards from Durango; Telegraph Hill

click to enlarge the Chi Hit…taken from my cheap ass camera phone today… A fork in the road (5)The steep, direct Path beckons (7)Upward and inward (5) WF Master Student L’gateNYC *** what other ever-fresh Student Dharma resides in the amazing WF SanghaLounge?you won’t know how much inspiration and knowledge you are missinguntil you keep […]

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Snow-Intoxicated Duathlon; A Patki Das Birthday Pilgrimage

click on pics to enlargen and enliven your DL Chi Hit! “While unperishing love melted my bones,I cried,I shouted again and again,louder than the waves of the billowing sea,I became confused,I fell,I rolled,I wailed,Bewildered like a madman,Intoxicated like a crazy drunk,so that people were puzzledand those who heard wondered.” – Manikka-vacakar’s 9th century love songs […]

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ON ANY GIVEN SUNDAY: EkaGraha And The Mountain Bike Guru

Namaste Noble Sangha, COACH’s CAVEAT: this entire DL portrays Mountain Yogi endeavors that should NOT be attempted by your normal 45-year old Expecting Father. in other words, do NOT try this stuff at home…unless, of course, you are into a WHOLE LOT OF “FOCUSED FUN” in the WHOLISTIC FITNESS definition of the words! Yesterday’s yoga […]

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