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Photo courtesy Dave Baker Race director Dave Baker plans to make the 10th Green Lake Tri his last.

Willmar notebook: Triathlon and Spicer a good fit

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Dave Baker, a businessman, brought triathlon racing back to Spicer’s waterfront in 2004. Triathlons had its first burst of popularity at Green Lake from 1984-92 with Dick Score’s “Fun in the Sun Triathlon.”


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Rand Middleton

Covers Willmar and area high schools and Ridgewater College, plus amateur baseball, stock car racing and fitness events in summer. Writes weekly column since 1980. Began working in radio and at weekly newspaper in Munising, Michigan, in 1972. Started parttime at West Central Daily Tribune Sept. 1974. Fulltime beginning Feb. 1979. Married to Tribune news clerk Donna (Miller) Middleton, formerly of Kerkhoven. 2 grown children. 

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