Racing 2012-13

Overdue Spring Update

Overdue Spring Update

by Jennie

I always have a to-do list. There is never a time without a task. I don’t understand you people who are bored. There is always something on the list that should have been done yesterday. The tasks never sound...

US Nationals

US Nationals

by Jennie

Life is unpredictable, so might as well roll with it. Jennie Bender, Classic Sprint US National Champion, happened this week. Was I excited? OH hell yeah. Am I ready for more? You betcha. Am I back to my old...

Flushhhhhhh….there it goes

Flushhhhhhh….there it goes

by Jennie

I chuckle to myself as I think of the emotional roller coaster I have conveyed recently through this blog. Starting in July  it has been 1) Shocked  2) Angry 3) Hopeful 4) Antsy 5) Despair 6) Determined 7) Frustrated 8)...

West Yellowstone – updated

West Yellowstone – updated

by Jennie

“You need to blow sunshine up your own ass, dont worry about anyone elses ass” – Mr. Bender Ah, my father-isms are the best. Sometimes frustrating, sometimes encouraging, and always %100 genuine and natural. Nordic skiers are a glutton...

Montana

by Jennie

Reporting to you from Bozeman Montana, where the season has officially started, marked by our first team meeting about race day in a week.  There is enough snow up at Bohart to get in a quality 15k (or so)...