Monthly Archives: July 2010

Wednesday clinics at Neptune

Neptune Mountaineering — or, as many folks around here like to say, Neptune’s — started a series of Wednesday clinics a couple of weeks ago. They’re all free, and they all start at 6 p.m. A few of them are … Continue reading

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Women’s week at Boulder Cycle Sport

Getting more chicks into riding bikes is totally hawt right now. Today’s case in point: Women’s Week at Boudler Cycle Sport. The Boulder Cycle Chix are leading the rides (road ride tonight at 5:30 — yikes it’s  hot for that … Continue reading

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CancerClimber guys on Early Show Tuesday

Live from Camp One on Kilimanjaro… Sean Swarner, founder of CancerClimber Association, will be on the CBS Early Show tomorrow morning — as long as their satellite feed works. I wrote about CancerClimber last week. Boulderite Brian Novak is part … Continue reading

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Rules for not being a jerk

A friend of mine just pinged me to say he saw a guy in Saxy’s reading today’s Field Notes (on not being an insensitive jerk when teaching a friend how to climb or bike ride or whatevs). When the reader … Continue reading

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Centurion this weekend

If you manage to tear yourself away from the Tour this weekend — and you should, you’re starting to get too pale and soft for Boulder standards, go dance on your pedals a little for crying out loud– you might … Continue reading

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The crush of the crowd

Tour obsessed but haven’t been to France to see it in person? Today’s Field Notes (about my trip to the time trial in Annecy last year) will give you some of that actually-there flavor. By the way, where I was … Continue reading

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Zen of sport

Field Notes took a holiday on Monday. It was rad. I did more climbing on gerbil teeth, and I was bitten by a dog at a crag for the first time. I love crag kitty even more now. With all … Continue reading

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Tour starts today

The Tour de France starts today…are you ready?!?

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Central City Bike Day

Central City — close neighbor to Black Hawk — is hosting a Bike Day tomorrow. Local businesses will have free goodies for cyclists pedaling through Central City and along the Parkway. It seems Central City understands the equation: Bikes + … Continue reading

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Friday randomness: Lesser Flatiron Gerbil

It’s Friday afternoon. It’s a holiday weekend. Let’s slack off. (Do you think my boss reads my blog? Yikes!) Anyway, for a bit of Friday randomness, I’ll tell you about the Lesser Flatiron Gerbil (gerbillus fleshredus) I encountered while climbing … Continue reading

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