Today I calculated them using DailyMile.com.
2014 Goals (As of 6/30/2104 miles completed)
Swim: 75 Miles (34)
Bike: 5,000 Miles (1,635)
Run: 1,500 Miles (411)
Uh Oh – I better get to work in the next 6 months.
I have some work to do.
“The whole Tucson Valley lay in front of us, resting in its cradle of mountains. The sloped desert plain that lay between us and the city was like a palm stretched out for a fortuneteller to read, with its mounds and hillocks, its life lines and heart lines of dry stream beds.”
"There was a cactus with bushy arms and a coat of yellow spines as thick as fur. A bird had built her nest in it. In and out she flew among the horrible spiny branches, never once hesitating. You just couldn't imagine how she'd made a home in there."
"There seemed to be no end of to the things that could be hiding, waiting it out, right where you thought you could see it all."
“That was when we smelled the rain. It was so strong it seemed like more than just a smell. When we stretched out our hands we could practically feel it rising up from the ground. I don’t know how a person could ever describe that scent.”
― Barbara Kingsolver, The Bean Trees
Like the back cover states, “If on leaving a trailhead you only glance at your watch to have an idea of when you need to be back-parts of this book will be for you.”