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Top Tips for Starting Bike Commuting

Spring has finally made its return (well, officially at least), and for many that might mean thinking about starting (or returning to) biking to work, study, etc. 355 more words

General A2B By Bike

Racing Smarter with a Power Meter

Part of being faster when you’re older involves being smarter when you’re older.  Of all the sports in triathlon, the one that has benefitted the most from technology is cycling– and no piece of modern cycling equipment (except possibly aerobars) makes as much of a difference as a power meter.   1,806 more words

Cycling Training

Why You Should Consider (Really) Short Cranks

A while back, I was visiting with my physical therapist and chatting with him about my aching hip flexors.  I had recently raced the Washington State Time Trial Championship… 1,301 more words

Cycling Training

From Mountain Bike to Touring Bike

I decided that my XC mountain bike would make a pretty good tourer.  It doesn’t have rack or guard mounts, it’s not made of steel, and it doesn’t have 700c wheels or drop bars.   767 more words

Airborne Lucky Strike

Fossil Fuel Free Trip to Quail Island via Dyers Pass

This trip to Quail Island has been a couple of years in the planning and my kayak towing technique has improved dramatically from the first two Fossil Fuel Free Multisport events in 2011 and 2013 where we generally lashed the front handle of the kayaks to an extension off the pannier rack. 585 more words