10 09, 2014

WEG In Review: The Silver Lining

2014-09-10T14:22:17+00:00By |Travel|

Anne-Marie Deschamps, they should have given you the job. From the very first moment I met this heroine of a Frenchwoman, it was clear what a force she was. She strode out of her garden gate, indignantly arguing with the taxi driver who was trying [...]

4 09, 2014

When at WEG: The Highs and The Lows

2014-09-04T07:54:24+00:00By |Showing, Travel|

In the French village of Maizet, they love Americans. It sits less than 50 kilometers from the beaches of Normandy, and memories of Americans saving the French people to end the second World War are still fresh. The tiny village outside Caen, which was spared from [...]

25 08, 2014

The Top Ten Things I Learned in Iceland

2014-08-25T14:27:34+00:00By |Travel|

A single morning of riding in Iceland provided enough scenic views and exciting moments to fill not only a magazine article, but an entire book. How do you sum up the trip of a lifetime? While I try to figure that out, let’s start with [...]

14 08, 2014

Riding Iceland: Eyes On the Road

2014-08-14T21:06:49+00:00By |Travel|

Let’s go with “determined, ” rather than “stubborn,” when describing the people of Iceland. After all, it was a very determined farmer who, when told by the government that it would not be possible to develop a road along sheer ocean cliffs on the literal edge of the [...]

12 08, 2014

Riding Iceland: Hello, Gloi, Hello, Kuldi

2014-08-12T21:42:45+00:00By |Travel|

They say that the descent into the Ísafjörður Airport in Iceland is one of the world’s most difficult landings. The plane skims so close to the mountain on its right side that passengers can make out every rock and goat path on its slope before the [...]

15 05, 2014

The Masters Are Coming

2014-05-15T00:46:47+00:00By |Travel|

I’ll never forget the moment I walked through the entrance of my first Masters CSI5* show. Stepping onto the red carpet was a tangible experience. It unfolded in grand style, leading the way to a stage-like centerpiece with white footing and strategic lighting that reflected [...]