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2014 Rides #80 & 81 (OT Commutes)

Ride #81: Ride #80: This week has been a nightmare at work … and it still isn’t over. 55 hours during the work week, another 6 today, and likely another 6-8 tomorrow. But at least I got a few miles in on the bike. Current weight: 215 lbs (97.5 kg). 2014 mileage: 1604.5 miles (2582.14 […]

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2013 Rides #20 & 21 (Commute #2)

View Larger Map View Larger Map I don’t know what it is, but the morning commute is generally always quite enjoyable, but the evening commute always seems to suck. You’d think it would be the other way around, since when I get home, I get to crack a beer and relax, instead of having to […]

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2012 Rides #3 & #4 (Commute)

View Larger Map View Larger Map Yep … evening commute still sucks more than the morning commute (which today was a noon-ish commute). Been working way too many hours the past few weeks; in fact, this week’s total is about 67 hours. Tax season in the financial services industry; it pretty much doesn’t matter what […]

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2012 Rides #37/38

Morning commute: View Larger Map Evening Commute: View Larger Map It never really ceases to amaze me how different a commute can feel when you do it in the opposite direction … my return route is slightly longer (and thus slightly flatter) than my morning commute, but it always seems to hurt so much more […]

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2012 Rides #32/33 (Morning & Evening Commute)

Morning Commute: View Larger Map Evening Commute: View Larger Map Fuck me, that hurt. Felt pretty good after the morning commute and throughout the day. The evening commute home sucked; especially because of the headwind all the way home … it’s still summer. Afternoon/evening winds are supposed to be out of the south … I […]