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Archive for the ‘Going for it’ Category

We’re Going To The Olympics!

January 29, 2010

Ruben Gonzalez (aka the lugeman!) will be racing on Feb 13 and 14.

Personal Best in Motocross

January 28, 2010

The only thing I’ve done differently: I’ve spent several hours pretending to ride the bike on the stand in my garage, sound effects and all!

Lunch With Former NBA All Star Mark Eaton

January 27, 2010

Mark played for the Utah Jazz and was the two time Defensive Player of the Year.

77.4 mph in a Bobsled at Olympic Sports Park

January 24, 2010

The bobsled at the Olympic Sports Park. It’s loud, rough, and the walls are flying by, but it was way cool.


January 23, 2010

Make your life what you want it to be–we’ll always have to deal with fear, so we might as well face it down