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Ways to Stop on Rollerskis

Rollerskiing on the bike trails around the Minneapolis area, you get a lot of comments and weird looks. Everything from “Birkie Birkie Birkie!” to “Holy Crap arm strength,” if there’s an exclamation about seeing someone doing something odd, it’s probably been said to a rollerskier on  the Greenway. 817 more words


Age Group Nationals: An unexpected AG silver medal!

3 weeks ago I raced 70.3 Racine and won my age group and placed 11th amateur. I was very happy with the end result but was not completely satisfied because I was not able to show my bike fitness. 1,560 more words



Because I love to ride, I encourage others to use bicycles to get around town or get a little exercise or just have fun. Many people hesitate to join me because of the stigma created by “avid” cyclists dressed in colorful, tight-fitting  lycra, helmets, and the crazy shoes that make walking hilariously awkward.   1,813 more words


XX2i Sunglasses Review

It is with great excitement that I can say I am now a part of the Rudy Project/XX2i team!  If you’re into the cycling or triathlon world it’s a virtual certainty that you’ve heard about… 722 more words


Frankenmuth Experience

Well it was quite the experience. Frankenmuth is a tiny Bavarian town about an hour and a half from my hometown of Sylvania, Ohio. Alex and I hopped on a plane Wednesday evening and arrived in Detroit about midnight, where my parents picked us up. 397 more words


It was a lady’s only event the morning of July 19th at the Rio Rancho Aquatic Center. Purple was the theme and ladies of all ages and experience levels showed up to participate. 218 more words