Spencer Paxson: A grasshopper, an otter, and some whiskey

After a month hiatus from travel since the Louisiana trip, the Kona band got back together in Headlsburg, CA for the start of a great three-week race campaign from northern California to Prescott, Arizona. The story of the trip is below, in five parts.

Prelude: Bend transplant
Sarah and I made a temporary move to Bend, OR this April-June for her physical therapy rotation. It’s been great for training, working remotely, replenishing vitamin D, and spring ski touring. Read more