Mountain Biking at Turkey Point

In the 1990s, I started cycling semi-seriously as a mountain biker.  I got my first "real" mountain bike in 1992 (an Iron Horse).  In 2002 I got my first full-suspension bike (a Kona) and started to enter races.  So my cycling roots are in mountain biking.  In recent years however, I've found myself cycling more … Continue reading Mountain Biking at Turkey Point

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2018 Turas Mor – Gravel Grinding in Creemore

Lately, I've been more selective about the cycling events I enter.  Until this weekend, the only event I'd entered was Paris to Ancaster.  However, when I got a message on social media that I'd won an entry to the 3rd annual Creemore SpringsTuras Mor in Creemore, Ontario, I was excited (Thanks Noelle W. from Pedal … Continue reading 2018 Turas Mor – Gravel Grinding in Creemore

My Introduction into Bikepacking – Packs and Gear

Now that I've completed my "50 memorable rides for my 50th year", I've been thinking about what to write about as I continue this blog.  One topic that people have asked me about is bikepacking.  In my previous post, my 50th ride involved my first attempt at bikepacking. I'm still learning about bikepacking and there … Continue reading My Introduction into Bikepacking – Packs and Gear