Mav & Dennis at 97 miles. A transformation in just a mile. Nearly a crawl to a run up the hill!
Connecting has been an issue today, but the problem is fixed, at least for now! Some pics of the boys as stops are made at the town sponsored aid stations:
Athletes off the bus, just in from the ride from Catoosa, minutes before race time!! Last minute discussions and a quick line up. Almost ready to go.
The big day is here! The Pirana’s are in prep mode and ready to get the wheels rollin’! 45 minutes til race time and things are in full motion!
What do you do when it is not your day? What do you do when circumstances and conditions and training (too much or too little or just enough) combine in a way that stops you in your tracks? How do you cope? T3 experienced his first DNF Saturday. It SUCKED. Combine that with the death […]
Well, at least Samsonite was near the front for a while. Actually, he was in third place until he dropped at Lucille’s. Samsonite was crewed by his family and they forwarded some pics: We are not even going to explain this pic… And they’re off… Near Clinton Lake… Such a cutie… Combination road crew and […]
Mav finished the final long stretch to Ft. Reno and rounded the corner to pass through the gate. He had been talking about changing back into only Piraña gear fro the last several miles, so Cara and T3 helped him out of his warm stuff and into his Piraña stuff, then, joined by Goose who […]
Mav has made the last turn before the Ft. Reno gate. Next stop, THE FINISH LINE!
Road Booty strikes again! Mav found, and this is not a joke, a Buffalo head garter. Rather than attempt to describe it, you have to see it for yourself: He is wearing it to the finish line too! Mav is through Calumet and moving well. He is drinking plenty and even eating when we tell […]
Wait, it IS tomorrow! Mav continues to make steady forward progress. Weeble has left to catch a plane and Cara Rogers has joined the team to finish the job and get Mav to the line. That is Cara in the blue in front of Angie who came to see Mav for a little while. Weeble […]