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Old 10-20-2011, 05:26 AM   #181
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Anyone have a drawer full of these (like me) they are not going to use anytime soon? I could use a few more stickers (any kind will do) to drag with me down south to give to the kids and toss the way of the Federales if needed. Let me know and I'll paypal for shipping.

Stickers, yes you will need them. I can get you an abundant amount of alta stickers not moto but they don''t care anyway. Let me know and I can drop them off to you or just swing by the main office up here and ask for me and I will hook you up, I thought it would of been cool if I had them to hand out down there last year, alta stickers in the desert
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Old 10-21-2011, 08:43 AM   #182
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NXDB - If I remember correctly, that picture was taken in front of YOUR house since Chris and I kept our race bikes in your basement.

I think the camelbak pic was taken at the Sumter Enduro, 1993?
I can't remember if I/we did the Sumter Enduro in 1993. I wish I had kept better records back then, but all the enduros tend to run together. I'll be curious to see if I have any info or pics at home.
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Old 10-24-2011, 02:38 PM   #183
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Thanks for a look inside your life, I'm a husband and a father to and its great to read about all the work/excercise you put in. I love the fact that you get up at stupid O' clock to go riding then just head to work, I wish i could do that!!When reading your story i want to set myself goals to get fitter and ride as many enduro events as i can.
Thanks for the inspiration. Keep it up
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Old 10-25-2011, 07:30 PM   #184
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That's my number. Three weeks or so from now I'll be putting it to good use.

- Marty - Thanks for the kind words. I'm glad some are enjoying a little more behind the scenes.

- Training --- I've been training much harder lately. Lots of rowing, bike riding and my foot is finally healed so I've been running a lot again. Every day I've been doing at least an hour or more of high intensity exercise. I've been sore every day which means I'm still making progress. Sore is good...

- YWCA Contributions - If anyone is still interested in donating to the YWCA, do it by Friday. I'm having my graphics printed and to get your name on the bike I need to have everything confirmed by then.

- Pit Shirts - I'm having some pit shirts printed up and I'm going to have a few extras if someone would like one. I have a couple L's and XL's. They are two tone Dickies button downs and will have some logos and a name embroidered. My cost will be about $40-$45 so that would be your cost if anyone wants. About 95% sure they will be done before baja. They will also have a bandito graphic created by a friend of mine that will also be on the bike graphics. They will look pretty cool I think.

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Old 10-26-2011, 07:42 AM   #185
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Thanks for the update Phil, and great about your foot! My arm is still in recovery, and it reminds me every time I row. It sucks to not be 100%, so I'm glad for you. Now don't screw yourself up again before the race!!!
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Old 10-27-2011, 08:48 PM   #186
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A good friend made this for me to put on the pit shirts and the race bike grahpics.

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Old 10-27-2011, 08:57 PM   #187
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A good friend made this for me to put on the pit shirts and the race bike grahpics.

And sell some stickers for some last minute gas cash....
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Old 10-28-2011, 07:07 AM   #188
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Spare bike

Phil, did you have any luck finding a spare 450X to take with you?
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Old 10-28-2011, 10:23 AM   #189
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Pit Shirts getting names today

Heading out at the end of the day to get embroidered. I have one large left. Let me know if anyone wants it with their name on it.
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Old 10-28-2011, 01:25 PM   #190
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Looking good.
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Old 10-28-2011, 03:48 PM   #191
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Excellent Phil. Mark me down, I should fit into a Large if I keep riding and don't drink too many beers.

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Old 10-30-2011, 12:12 AM   #192
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Race bike build...

Race bike is coming back apart for the last time to get the final build for baja. Everything went well with the rebuild and the bike is running really strong. I'll be using the bike on the left for the last few weeks of training while I put the race bike back together. Tonight I mounted the Mousse on the wheels and started taking the bike apart. I really don't have too much to do on the race bike except service the front forks and get all of the nuts/bolts torqued to spec and loc-tited. A few odds and ends but nothing major.

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Old 10-31-2011, 06:55 PM   #193
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Bike is looking good Phil, how's the physical training going?
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Old 11-01-2011, 08:47 AM   #194
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Counting down the days...

Only a couple of weeks away from another goal Phil!
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Old 11-01-2011, 10:34 AM   #195
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17 days and counting!

Phil - I have a bunch of stickers to pitch in too.
Are the nerves setting in yet? I love that amped feeling I get on race morning. Everything else fades away and my total focus is the task at hand.
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