Cycling in Summer Heat

On many of my bike rides in warmer weather, I've observed that I sweat a lot more than the average person.  In extreme heat (>30 degrees Celsius plus humidity), I can't keep enough fluids in me to keep up with the sweat.  This has prompted me to do a little research into the physiology of exercising … Continue reading Cycling in Summer Heat

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More cool Strava Apps

A few months ago, I blogged about some of the Strava Apps I use.  Since I'm an engineer, I like to play with numbers (and maps), so I've spent some time scouring the internet for more cycling tools. Here are a few more: Padvark: This website connects to your Strava account and summarizes the data.  … Continue reading More cool Strava Apps

Cycling Book Review – A Purpose Ridden – by Ryan Correy

When I write these blog entries, I usually assume that I'm preaching to the choir.  Most readers are likely people who actively ride bicycles.  And that's great!  When I started this blog, my hope was to encourage more people to cycle but also to get cyclists to cycle more.  Whether or not that's happening, I … Continue reading Cycling Book Review – A Purpose Ridden – by Ryan Correy