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It’s Official: Time for Jitters, Can-do Thinking

Well, I finally got off the fence...though I'm not sure whether to cheer or say "Yikes!" Today I signed up for the Division IV (novice) 5K hill climb and the 20K time trial cycling events at the … [Read more...]

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Who are You to Say You Can’t?

I don’t consider myself “amazing” or “exceptional” so when people say I am, I’m always taken aback…but I have learned to say “Thank you” for the compliment. A neighbor recently told me she marvels … [Read more...]

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Motivation: The Ebbs and Rises of Its Tide

Recently an acquaintance asked, “Why do you focus so much on races and race results on your website when you always lose?” Ouch! That sure could hurt if I followed her definition of … [Read more...]

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Results: 2017 National Senior Games Women’s 40K Cycling Road Race

  The 40K cycling road race on Friday, June 9, 2017 marked the end of a long week of racing. Of the 61 women who started the race, 47 crossed the finish line. The course was the same as … [Read more...]

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Results: 2017 National Senior Games Women’s Cycling 20K Road Race

The 59 women who competed in this 20K road race clearly demonstrated that speed has no age limit! Speeds ranged from 11 to 21.3 miles per hour on the 12.4274-mile course with an overall elevation gain … [Read more...]