Share the Road – Greg’s Ride 2017

2017 marks the third year that I've signed up for the Share the Road ride (Greg's Ride).  Each year in September organizes a charity ride to raise money to support their cause.  I have previously blogged about the history of Share the Road here.  Founder Eleanor McMahon has created an amazing program to support … Continue reading Share the Road – Greg’s Ride 2017


Bikepacking the Central Ontario Loop Trail

When I first took interested in bikepacking, a Google search took me to a review of a bikepacking adventure by a guy named Miles Arbour.  In 2016, he rode a system of trails and roads called the Central Ontario Loop Trail, or COLT.  His article got me interested, and my brother Greg and I started … Continue reading Bikepacking the Central Ontario Loop Trail

Cycling – Kitchener-Waterloo to Guelph

I've been at my current day job for about six years, and when I started in 2011, the commute was a short 9-10 km distance that I didn't cycle enough.  I even had the luxury of secure bike storage, a shower, and the Grand River Trail.  In March of this year, my employer moved to … Continue reading Cycling – Kitchener-Waterloo to Guelph


Exploring new gravel roads

"Gravel grinder" is a fairly new cycling term to me.  It was about five years ago when I started seeking unpaved roads for cycling adventures.  Saturday morning rides started by gathering friends via social media to ride any gravel roads we could find.  The rides started in the fall after road riding was done and … Continue reading Exploring new gravel roads