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Get back on that horse and ride

So go ahead. Fall down. The world looks different from the ground. ~Oprah Winfrey

Saturday I met up with some friends for a bike ride.  We all have long gravel races coming up: this weekend’s…

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The Trails Have Never Been Better

The trails you’ll be riding at Cedar Cross have never looked better. Bob and I rode part of the course and we had a blast. Will it be easy? 413 more words

The Cedar Cross

Adventure Stuff to Read While You're Pretending to Work - 4/18/14

That’s right! This is a new series here on the Virtus Blog. First, though, I have to give props for this idea to my favorite strength and conditioning blogger, … 296 more words

Race Reports

The Miesville Grinder

My friend Ross discovered a free gravel ride just out of the city and wanted to see what that scene is all about. He invited me and I figured the price was right and the drive was short. 721 more words

Tour of Hermann

Tour of Hermann is a two-day gravel stage race held around Hermann, MO.  Day one features three 30ish mile loops, and day two follows with two 50ish mile loops. 3,307 more words


Gravel double

Alternate title: If a bike ride doesn’t have a GPS track, did it ever really happen?

***Catching up on last weekend’s goings on***

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