it's my birthday today, everybody! these pictures were taken on wednesday, when the celebrating began. first i went to lunch with orion, the kid who has the same birthday i do.
then i went back for more knee bruises on the fo shizzle dizzle. look at the make shift knee pads i fashioned from a pair of jg's cotton socks!
schmee, not sitting fat as commanded
me and the familiar crew, alan and mike
scott, fellow dead weight
cliff, the fo shizzle's master
i enjoyed this race much more than i did the first time. we had a lot more wind so it made for an entirely different experience. more hectic, but more exciting for sure.
leaving the electric pumpkin in the dust
we finished third in a fleet of eleven. the trophies got handed out during the after party, which i didn't stay for. according to alan, i should have. it was an experience in itself to hear dr laura pronounce fo shizzle dizzle.
so happy birthday to the usual suspects: my sister in law trang, tatiana, matt, and of course, these two: