I’ve been battling a nasty cold this week (probably bronchitis but I’m too dumb to see the doctor) so there hasn’t been much riding. This gives me a chance to provide a brief update to last weekend’s brevet, including two...―
I had a really good idea yesterday. I was able to leave work a little early and take advantage of the great weather and go on a long ride. This would be helpful as I need to get some miles … Continue reading →―
You’ll never guess what I did yesterday. Go ahead – try. Nope. You’re way off. Wrong again. Ok, I’ll tell you. For the first time in 2013, I put ice cubs in my water bottle! I’m thinking this should be …...―
Sports columnist Peter King has a popular segment he publishes after every NFL weekend which he calls Things I Think I Think, in which he gives his impressions on the week that was. It is that spirit I offer my … Continue reading →―
In Stafford County on Route 1 (also known as the Jefferson Davis Highway - a quaint reminder of the failed rebellion of 1861-1864) there stands a large crucifix. It sits upon a small parcel of land at the intersection of Telegraph Road. I have...―
Mile 2,000 for this year found me in the town of Occoquan, on the banks of the river which goes by the same name. I was making a rare trip northward into Fairfax County. I only make this trip about one time per year because it takes me that long ...―
Regular readers will know I’m not much of the “urban cyclist,” commuting to work by bike or puttering about town, running errands or visiting friends. When I’m on my bike, I’m almost always exercising and/or exploring. ...―
Although I have traveled west of Route 28 on several occasions, it is still a major step for me and I still view it as “the frontier” of my cycling range. Beyond Route 28 lies Route 29, which I have crossed only once about 13 months...―
I got to do some more traveling this week, this time down to Albemarle County, near Charlottesville. It’s about 90 miles southwest of where I live, nestled against the Blue Ridge Mountains. On Thursday, I brought my bike with me and went ...―
Yesterday was the first running of the Lake Anna Century Classic. As with any first-time event, I expected a few hiccups. It’s hard to work out all the little details that make up a successful event on the very first … Continue ...―
I am excited to present a change to the Trek which will fundamentally alter its handling and performance. It’s an important new piece of gear that I have placed a great deal of thought into. Like most cycling equipment, this … ...―
I think I buy a striped top every year, it means Summer to me. This one with elbow pads ...
Shirt: UniqloTrousers: ZaraShoes: Topshop ∙ Waaaaah, baggy knees. GO AWAY. ...
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