West Coast Break

What wasn’t mentioned in the last post was my quick trip to Baja Mx to go riding. Had a fun three days tracing a couple hundred miles of last years Baja 1000 route. Riding it really makes you respect those who run the race. It’s definitely not easy. We were on the tourist plan and… Continue Reading

Heading West part 2

When we packed up to leave race track in Salt Lake City, we needed to return the rental car.  Yes, to deploy timing & scoring equipment around the track we have to have a vehicle to haul the equipment and also to test and maintain it through out the weekend.     Bringing the RV through… Continue Reading

Heading West part 1

We decided to take a northern route through the western part of Colorado which would give us a direct line to move onward to Salt Lake City, the location of our next race event. The original plan was to take Hwy 9 from Silverthorn (I-70) to Kremmling, but an accident closed the road with an… Continue Reading

Grand – Baby – Time

It is easy to celebrate life when a new baby is born – especially if the little one is your grandchild!   Yes, our first grandchild – a little girl named Charlotte Rae.   And of course – she is beautiful and precious!   As soon as possible I was able to fly out to… Continue Reading

A Glimpse At a Simple Life

We are still learning how to do this thing – live on the road – working – but exploring.  We had a little time between races and we spent some time in northern Indiana.  We end up stayed longer than we planned – and that in itself seems to be something new – the absence… Continue Reading

Going to the Races

What have we been up to?  Well, working the races and traveling from the east coast to the west coast.   June kept us busy with 2 more races – first: Road America in Elkhart Lake, WI and second: Utah Motorsports Campus in Tooele, UT.   We traveled from Pennsylvania, through Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Wisconsin,… Continue Reading


Wait. What?  We haven’t updated since Pittsburgh?  Sorry. Time to catch up.  Let’s see, after the tire test we started to head west and made a stop at Cedar Point amusement park. Ever since I watched a discovery channel show on the Millenium Force roller coaster, I have wanted to ride it.  The wait was… Continue Reading