2011 Pikes Peak, 2011 Leadville and Commentary

Today’s wrap on the weekend’s racing has to do more than simply report results and provide insight on how races unfolded.  Those details are certainly important and have been repeatedly shared over the past couple of days.  For example, the fact that 47 year-old Matt Carpenter made what amounts to a definitive move on Daryn …

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2011 Pikes Peak Ascent and Marathon

Pikes Peak is literally a thing of beauty. People have been inspired by this massive 14er for hundreds of years. One of the great ascents took place in 1893. Among its climbers that year was one Katharine Lee Bates. For those that didn’t know, the summit of Pikes Peak helped form the voluptuous verse we …

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