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Sunday, August 28, 2005

Moved Into The Top 20....Finally!

Bob from the Trek Demo Tour shows us how to park the Toureg!

Zap with his custom machined Bontrager Ear Spacer.

Today's top dawg Adam Craig makes it look easy

Well there you have it, the series is officially over and on the last effort of the year I managed to pull off a 16th in the STXC. Today was one of those days that it took longer than normal to hurt (I was going to say "Didn't Hurt" but that would have been a huge lie!). Adam Craig attacked on the final decent in typical form to sprint out Kabush for the win!

After a brutal travel schedule and rookie status, I managed to mustard up a 23rd overall placing in the XC and 19th in the STXC. I am excited to say that I feel I can make another go at it again next season, with even more motivation. In a sport that isn't necessarily the most rewarding financially it more than makes up for it if you have that "passion" to ride your bike!

Stay tuned for stories from the road as I drive from Vermont to Boulder...


Blogger Stephen D. Zepeda said...

congrats on the top 20 ;)

3:18 AM  
Anonymous Bill said...


4:42 AM  
Anonymous Chris Conrad said...

19<20! (No suprise to those of us doing the math)


Uncle Chrispy

P.S. Passion is a multiplier.

3:12 PM  
Blogger JB said...

Congrats on a great year. Keep on keepin on!
Everytime my legs get tired now I look down to see if dey fall off mon. Nope dey still der, gotta keep peddlin'.

3:38 PM  
Blogger Mom said...

I'm so proud of you, Nick! What an awesome season you've had! Can't wait for you to see your scrapbook! Love ya more than words can say! Missing you and looking forward to our next visit once things settle down.
Hugs, Mom

6:13 PM  

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