I recently had the pleasure of talking with D.C. Randonneurs and RUSA member, Calista Phillips, who had a great year on the bike. Some of you may have already seen this feature in the latest edition of American Randonneur, but I present it again in full here. 1,630 more words
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We’re heading into the spring riding season, and as we do the dreams of big rides take shape. To help stoke the flames of our big ride plans, I’m featuring friend and fellow D.C. 4,694 more words
“Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure… than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.” – Theodore Roosevelt… 1,053 more words
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Republican front runner Donald Trump made off the cuff comments about PBP and randonneuring as he watched a passing… 200 more words
People have been trying to say that the Panthers weren’t that good all season long. Yet as they get ready to play the Denver Broncos on Sunday for Super Bowl 50, they have a chance to go down as one of the best teams of all time. 332 more words
Sometimes when conditions conspire to limit my ability to be outdoors, I turn to the stories of rides gone by for inspiration. Today I’m honored to post one such story, Theresa Furnari’s 2015 recount of riding Paris-Brest-Paris (PBP). 1,968 more words