Picture and A Story

Picture and A Story

OK ok ok. I actually rode my mountain bike last week.  In LYCRA!  Here’s photographic evidence. Me, riding my Banshee Prime, in lycra at the 2013 Snow-to-Surf Adventure Relay race. Thanks to my most awesome girlfriend for all of the race support and for the...

Consistent + equitable = hard ass

It turns out I'm a hard ass. No, I'm not fit, I'm just strict. This realization has come to me very clearly as a result of starting to coach my son's soccer team of 7 year old boys. I make them do laps if they don't listen or pay attention. I make them do push-ups...

stairway to heaven

As I was lying in bed last night, drifting off to sleep, I had the most amazing idea. In the common area, just outside my office, there is a bookcase. It is about the right height to cover a doorway and it is on an interior wall with a 2 storey storage space behind...

Will wonders never cease?

First, I received an e-mail from the Premier! I kid you not!  Here it is: As Premier of British Columbia, I would like to congratulate you on being recognized as one of the Top 20 Under 40 at the Business and Community Achievement Awards Night in Courtenay last...

Hapush Bowl

It was very sunny at Mount Cain last weekend. Sunny, with mostly stable snow and very warm temperatures. With a season where I haven't done a lot of touring, it was a good opportunity to head out back. The hike over. Dave checks out one of the "doors" leading into the...