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Bike Ride Across Nebraska BRAN 2005 - Part 2

I awoke to someone kicking my tent, and something about morning, but it was still dark, my watch said 5:30.  It was cold for a morning in June as I untangled myself from one of my Mother’s home made quilts which I had folded around myself like a taco.   1,423 more words

Matt Gholson

Bike Ride Across Nebraska BRAN 2005 Silver Lining Tour - Part 1

I had been a professional teacher for 3 years, with summers free and an interest in cycling and yet I’d never done a bike tour.  In fact I hadn’t even been riding much.   951 more words

Matt Gholson

Touring Training

Been a good last few days for miles.  I rode 71 miles Sunday alone on a hilly and windy course.  Longest ride of the year so far for me and I could really feel my deficits at the end. 547 more words

Matt Gholson

2016 Week Long State Bike Tours

This morning I assembled a list of all the major week long bike tours I could come up with in 2016.  Obviously doing a tour is on my mind.   235 more words

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Why I like Bike Racing - 2016 Cyclocross World Championships

The reason why I like bike racing is probably the same reason most people like their favorite sport, unpredictability, but wait, there is so much more.   642 more words

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Don't Underestimate the Jackwagon

You could eat healthy all the time, but then you could never enjoy a Jackwagon.  What’s a Jackwagon you ask?  Good question.  A few days ago Shauna her Mom and Dad, and I went to… 276 more words

Matt Gholson

Riding Land Between the Lakes and Meeting the Legend

A group ride at Land Between the Lakes was put together for Sunday.  The Canal loop and North/South trail there are pretty much known as the best mountain biking trails in the area.   347 more words

Matt Gholson