also i get a lot of questions about my sock sponsor teko socks. they are an awesome company based in boulder, co and are absolutely committed to creating an eco friendly product. here is the backpacker magazine "green award" clipping they received.. it quickly describes some of their efforts - it's quick, so have a read!
some very exciting races happened this weekend:
- wasatch front 100 was dominated by montrail-nathan wonderkid kyle skaggs. in his first 100 miler he broke karl meltzer's course record by 8 minutes. liz irvine put in a good show as well breaking krissy's previous course record. and congrats to roch horton who pulled of a sub-24hour finish.
- disgraced tour de france cyclist floyd landis took 3rd at the shenandoah mountain 100 with 6 time world 24hr solo champ chris eatough withdrawing with a mechanical.
- special congrats to rebecca rusch who won the the 24 hour solo mtn bike world championship in leguna seca.. huge congrats reba! tinker juarez is like ned overend.. these guys are 100years old and better than anyone in their prime - unreal... tinker won the men's race.