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075. A Test in Patience

After a week of 80+ degree heat, Saturday’s cool sixties brought a sigh of relief as Maria and I trailered to Green Lane. I could not wait to bounce down the blue trail for the first time in months! 351 more words


Weekend Ride Recap

The feature image on this post is my first proper bike: my Virtue 7. Virtue is a brand of bike made in San Diego. Super comfortable; just a really great all around bike for, well, getting around. 485 more words


Strava: You're your best motivator

Anyone else get super excited about PR? I’m still early in my “road cycling life” so I tend to see a lot of them on new rides, but damn if a PR isn’t the greatest thing to see at the end of a ride. 199 more words


1st JDRF Training Ride

Stefanie and I completed our first outdoor training ride on May 6th. The 30 mile ride started at the base of the George Washington Bridge, and went about 15 miles out to Piermont where we got a great view of the Hudson and NY city, and looped back around. 106 more words

Training Ride

Going up a gear

I’ve had a couple of weeks now where I’ve not been able to get out on the bike for a proper training ride, although I have managed to squeeze a couple of turbo trainer sessions in on weekday mornings before work. 443 more words

Road Cycling


Thursday’s ride took us out to Tring on a bright early morning for a short but sweet training ride. As the photos will show, we had plenty of sun for us to enjoy. 298 more words

Coffee Stops

Training Ride 3 - The one with all of the history

Three of us went out today on a relatively short ride mainly because of time constraints. After dropping off the last two ride hoodies to team members just down the road we headed off from… 584 more words