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Cycling and the Great US of A

I used to have a wonderful outlet for my cycling fix. The Universal Sports Network was my baby.  I would tune in there to watch the Tour de France, cyclocross, UCI XC Mountain Biking.   It was my little heaven. I … Continue reading

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Time to start new

It has been far too long since I have been on this site.  My life has been crazy lately.  With a job ending, and now starting up a new business, it has been all over.  I still ride, mainly my … Continue reading

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Spring is here

I suppose it is time to drag out my Trek HiFi 29-er and prep it for the trails. The brakes need some bleeding. Well, that and the drive line needs a slight adjustment. Other than that, the bike is ready … Continue reading

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Long overdue

It has been too long since I have been on here. Life has been busy! Okay, so I left you all with two weeks left until my big ride. Good news, my neck was in top form for the ride! … Continue reading

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I have been thinking

I do believe I am at a point in my life where life is going to be lived much more than in the past. If that makes sense to you. I think that life is going to be moving in … Continue reading

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A bit chilly

Now people up north may not think that upper 30’s (F) is all that chilly, but it is chilly on a bike. That wind can cut through you just as well as a wind in the lower 20’s. I geared … Continue reading

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Hard ride

This week was a strange week. Earlier I got out on my mountain bike and did a training ride. For some strange reason, I wanted to ride even though the wind was 20-mph, gusting to 30. The day was just … Continue reading

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Ride more

We all should ride our bikes more. Not because we need to “save the planet”. Not because we need to reduce congestion on the roadways. We should ride more because it is just so bloody convenient. Seriously, I can ride … Continue reading

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Winter Cycling – Clothing

Commuting by bike is great, even in the winter. Especially in the winter! You can always layer up to stay warm. Remember the summer? To battle those scorching temperatures, you can only remove so much clothing before you are arrested. … Continue reading

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It is time again

For the last few years, I have participated in the BP MS 150 ride from Houston to Austin, Texas. It is about a 180-mile journey. Why they call it the 150, I have no clue. Regardless, the ride is an … Continue reading

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