Grand Rapids Michigan – Hot Laps in the Yaris

So, Tye and I rolled out to Michigan this weekend for the Melinn family reunion. We fly into Chicago on Thursday and rented a bad ass Yaris. We got up Friday morning and drove out to Grand Rapids on Friday to meet up with the fam at Aunt Marges house. We had pizza and...

We made the Dana Point Times

Check it out, Tim, Scott, John, and I made the Dana Point times.  Special thanks to John Keppler and Tim Abshire for making the article happen as well as our team for helping us get through the race.  We couldn’t have done the race without the help and support...

The 2009 Tecate SCORE Baja 500

So, we got it together and finished the Baja 500.  Tim, John, Scott, and I arrived in Baja Tuesday of last week and began our Baja adventure with a bit of prerunning.  Our plan worked out as follows.  I would get on the bike first and run the start, John would be on...

Devil’s Backbone Hike from Guffy Campground to Baldy

I woke up early last Saturday morning with one goal in mind.  I would drive up to Guffy Campground on Blue Ridge, the mountain range above Wrightwood, and hike from there to the top of Mount San Antonio also know as Mount Baldy.  I had done a bit of research on the...

The Slide Hike

On April 25th Ryan, Max, Zoey, and I hiked the Acorn Trail to the top of the slide near Wrightwood for a bit of exercise and to check out the Devil’s Backbone trail.  Ryan and I wanted to check out the condition of the trail to see if it would be possible to...

Mount Baden-Powell Hike

Last week I decided to hike Mount Baden Powell with my snowboard and my dogs.  Mount Baden Powell is located near Wrightwood and, at 9,407 feet, it is the 4th tallest peak in the San Gabriel Mountains.  I woke up Saturday morning – April 18 – grabbed my...

Costa Rica

I’m getting ready to head down to Mal Pais Costa Rica to hang out at Jobbie’s Longboards surf camp.  Should be “supernumberonegoodtimes”. [ad name=”Google Adsense”]

OK – I’ve entered the world of blogging

I’ve completed the wordpress installation…easy.  Now it’s time to get serious with some more site development and construction management with CFX. [ad name=”Google Adsense”]