April Cycling Update

I'm sitting here in my warm house while 50 km/h winds (with 80 km/h gusts) shake the windows and walls.  I'm all for winter cycling, but it's mid-April now and I don't feel like getting pelted with ice pellets at -2C in this kind of wind. Instead, I'm sitting at keyboard, writing and examining my … Continue reading April Cycling Update

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Bicycalligraphy

In 2016, on my 50th birthday, I decided to do something a little different.  I plotted out a route that wrote out a big 5 and 0.  I rode after work and the weather looked like it might cooperate (it had been raining off and on all day).  When I completed that ride, I coined … Continue reading Bicycalligraphy

2016 Ride Summary

In the final days of 2016, I've pulled together a summary of my year in cycling.  There are countless resources available online, particularly for those of us who use Strava for our ride summaries. I subscribe to veloviewer.com, which provides a nice summary graphic of year shown below.  I rode over 3700 km (less than … Continue reading 2016 Ride Summary