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One week out

The best preparation for good work tomorrow is to do good work today.

                                                                                         -Elbert Hubbard


The week before my first (and only) race of the season, and well, first ever triathlon for that matter!  159 more words

Distance Sports

The Polka Dot Jersey

The red polka dot jersey is awarded to the best climber in the Tour de France.  In this competition, riders race up the hills and mountains accumulating points based on their place crossing a finish line at the summit. 303 more words


Night ride

This Tuesday I went on a night ride at Jesusita with a friend of mine.  Jesusita is a popular hiking and biking trail in the Santa Barbara foothills, and is known for its lookout point called Inspiration point.   173 more words


Week 8 (19th Feb - 25th Feb) - Thetford MTB

After a hellish week of integration nightmares using web services (nothing to do with this site!), I have failed to post for week 8, or even make sure I had some specific photos in mind. 131 more words

How It Began (An Homage to Ride The Rockies)

As I mentioned before, I only began road biking back in August. This is the story of how I came to this sport.

I work for a company called Alpine Cycle Connection. 372 more words


Cee’s Black & White Photo Challenge: Wheels

This week’s topic is Wheels.  Wheels are found everywhere.  Vehicles are the most obvious, but think about spinning wheels, water wheels, steering wheels, toy wheels, ferries wheels, bike wheels, sternwheeler boats, tracing wheels for sewing, etc.   447 more words