Friday, February 22, 2008

Snow and Stuff

The snow continues to fall in the Northeast. When I woke up at 5:00 AM there was a good enough coating to prevent me from heading out for a run. Since I hate the treadmill with a passion, I might end up on the bike a little later today. Since I stayed home from work due to the weather, it gave me an opportunity to finish up some household projects. With the 7 year old scheduled to return from her ski trip in Colorado tonight (depending on the weather), I hope to finish working on her room - we re-painted and hung a bunch of girly things to surprise her.

On a different note, with ODM 100 looking like a non-event this year, I'm putting the finishing touches on joining Jackie Florine's crew for this year's Badwater Ultramarathon. I first met Jackie at GTR 100 last year. We spent most of the race within minutes of each other. Jackie is a wonderful person and incredible athlete. If all works out, I'm excited to be a part of her crew for Badwater.
Stay warm.

7 comments:

  1. I hear you *sigh* We're supposed to get up to 6 inches. I guess that's not too bad though, as long as they plow it LOL

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  2. you forgot:

    "and being a crew member with Meredith will kick ass too" :)

    I am excited to work with Jackie as well. :)

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  3. What a cool (well not literally) experience that would be...

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  4. Tony,
    You know that by wanting to crew Badwater you have proved without a doubt that you're crazy! I am so lucky to have you, Meredith, and Eddie on the team.
    BTW, I think it should be a team requirement to repeatedly view Monty Pyton movies.........in the sauna!
    Hugs, Jacki

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  5. ... Awesome Jackie got into badwater, Sweet!! That will be a great experience.

    caught up on some of ur posts and Holy PIG!!!.... Geesh that is a big porker :-)

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  6. How great you are able to come and join Jackie and help her out! She rocks!

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  7. Sorry to hear that your race may not happen, but it'll be an amazing experience to crew Badwater. Looking forward to hearing about it, amigo.

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