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November 6th, 2010 - 10:03 am § in Event Happenings, George Thoughts

Results of Record Ride (Final)

The event ride started at 2pm on Sat, Oct 23, 2010 and concluded at approximately 8:22pm on Monday, Nov 1st.   The ride was held at Urban Tri-Gear in Burr Ridge, IL.  The ride resulted in a new Guinness World Record (GWR) of 222 hours, 22 minutes and 22 seconds, which shattered the previous GWR m[...]

October 13th, 2010 - 5:13 pm § in Event Happenings

Update Re Ryan

As I posted earlier, I was informed this morning that Ryan Correy had to end his attempt at the GWR for spinning on or about the 164 hour mark, which was about 5am or so MST.  I had spoken with Ryan just yesterday to wish him well after his coach, Scott McDermott and I had [...][...]

October 13th, 2010 - 9:51 am § in Event Happenings

Update Re Canadian Attempt

Flash brief, I was informed this morning at about 0700 that my colleague Ryan Correy had to end his event on or about the 164 hour mark.  I had an email from his coach, Scott McDermott that Ryan exhibited many symptoms similar to what I experienced during my April ride which prompted him to end [..[...]

October 12th, 2010 - 8:09 am § in Event Happenings

Watching and Waiting….for the Godfather

Event Poster Final   A quiet morning here at the house after being up early with clients at the club.  Finding time now to add some commentary re the ongoing attempt in Canada by Ryan and his crew.  Ryan reached out for me several weeks ago as he was preparing for his attempt and we corresponded[...]

September 27th, 2010 - 10:21 pm § in Event Happenings

Catching Up and Prep for 60

Been awhile, but I’ve been busy with clients at the club ,getting down to see Brandon at Western and tracking Andy and his cross country feats…..but I completed two additonal 12 hour rides since my last post, each a week apart and all have been overnights.  The stats continue to reflect[...]

July 10th, 2010 - 8:33 pm § in Event Happenings

Results of 36 Hour Ride

Despite the drama surrounding the whole Lebron James story,  I was still compelled to start my 36 hour ride at 6pm on Thursday, July 8th and complete the ride at approximately 7am on Saturday, July 10th at Fuel Sports Performance Training Center in Crest Hill, IL .  Stats are: AHR: 90bpm; RPM[...]

June 22nd, 2010 - 10:11 pm § in Event Happenings

24 Hour Marathon Ride for Charity and the Plank

 Greetings!  Much has been going on since my last post and with the summer solstice now upon us, I wanted to get down a few thoughts and updates.  For starters, the pit crew party at the home of Leroy Keith on June 5th was a great time…i recently posted raw pics and an album of sorts  w[...]

April 30th, 2010 - 2:05 pm § in Event Happenings

Medill News Service and Mac King

I was fortunate the other day to have a very nice chat w/Mac King, a reporter associated with the Medill News Service.  He was interested in hearing my story so Matt Baron and I provided Mac with a bit of background material afterwhich Mac and I agreed to meet at X Sport in Naperville for [...][...]

April 14th, 2010 - 4:29 pm § in Event Happenings, George Thoughts

68 hours done!

George is doing very well! Earlier today, 2 walls were hit. In these 2 walls George invisioned himself in a white tunnel relaxed and was sailing through. These conscience visions help get George and his bike to be connected, operate as one! Sleep deprivation slowly manifests and causes George to get[...]

April 12th, 2010 - 8:53 am § in Event Happenings

Monday Morning Wakeup

Goodmorning World,  Coming to you from Aurora Marketplace at rt 59 and 75th st.  Streaming live via 95.9 the River.  Came through the night and rounded the corner into Monday morning thanks to pace efforts with Alvin, who continues to get me to daylight.  The night was great but a little slipper[...]