By Stephen Regenold The alpine wilds of Vail, Colo., are an ultimate testing grounds for outdoors gear. Earlier this month, as part of the Teva Mountain Games festival, I raced in an event aptly called the Ultimate Mountain Challenge. It included trail running, kayaking, mountain biking, and a road bike time trial past 9,500 feet on Vail Pass.In replica IWC 3717-05 Men's Watch addition to a few months of training, I banked on new trail running, cycling and kayaking gear to help me through the challenge. The competitionwhich adds your cumulative score of all four eventsto crown a winnerbegan with a kayak sprint race down Gore Creek in Vail.
At the start line, which was an eddy beside a hiking path, I slipped into the current in Daggers new Green Boat, a whitewater kayak. The water was high and rushing, for a fast ride. Indeed, the winners raced the sectionabout three miles from east of Vailinto town in just over 17 minutes.I took 19 minutes, securing a middle-of-the-pack finish replica IWC 3251-12 Men's Watch time on a river ride that featured boulders, holes, swift wave trains, and sweepers along the banks. My main strategyto paddle hard and stay in the flowwas easy to accomplish with the Dagger Green Boat, which at almost 12 feet long made for a speedy descent in the rapids.But the Green Boat, which costs $1,085, was not the most maneuverable kayak Ive ever paddled. The company built this boat for going fast and relatively straight.
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