Cedar Point excitement

posted by Jeff | Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 7:59 PM | comments: 2

I think it was just last week that I was talking about how it's harder to find that giddy feeling you get all of the time when you're a kid. Well, I've got it right now, because we're going to Cedar Point this weekend. The thing I took for granted for most of my adult life is now something I only really get to do once a year, and it's probably one of the hardest things about living out west.

Sunday is the nationwide Coasting For Kids fundraiser, to raise money for Give Kids The World (please throw a few bucks at them here). We'll get two hours of marathon Magnum riding, then one side of Gemini for most of the day. I'm not the nerd I was ten years ago, but I fully intend to get at least a dozen laps on Magnum, if Simon will allow me.

It's also a chance to catch up and talk with a lot of people. There are so many people there that have been a part of my summer for a long time. I really miss that.

Weather is a little questionable, but as long as it's hot, I don't even care. I'm so stoked.


tigellinus, July 20, 2011, 2:42 PM #

Hopefully you'll get to catch some riding this time too!! Seemingly all of your CP TR's nowadays have one thing in common...scant riding!! It's been astonishing.

Jeff, July 20, 2011, 2:56 PM #

Well I've only been there once in almost two years, and that was with a 7-month-old. Stuff changes! :)

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