Cycling

2014 Ride #98 (FH Needle Rock + Yavapai Gravel Grind)

Ain’t nothing like riding a washboarded out dirt road on 23mm wide tubulars at 130 psi. Current weight: 213.5 lbs (96.8 kg). 2014 mileage: 1963.6 miles (3160.17 km).

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2011 Ride #36

View Larger Map Blew out my rear tire, and my spare wasn’t doing a great job of holding air either … so now my apartment smells of Mastik One, and my hands are blackened. I also only have two tires left in my stash, so it is time to start saving for a purchase, or […]

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2010 Ride #36

View Ascent activity on 15-Aug-10 at 02:03PM in a larger map Was out late last night high above Heber, so slept in this morning … got a very late start on my ride, so decided to go for an easy, flat spin. Unfortunately, said spin was cut even shorter than planned by a broken front […]

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FS: Tufo Cyclocross tubular tires

It’s almost ‘cross season, and while people are looking for deals, I’m looking to sell a few things. We’ll start with some tires … there may be more items in the future. If interested, leave a comment or drop me an email to flahute at veloworks dot com. #1. Tufo Diamond D28 (Pro Line), red […]

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2010 Ride #26

View Ascent activity on 27-Jun-10 at 10:19AM in a larger map Emigration to Little Mountain summit. Legs felt good, lungs felt okay, but did have to hit the asthma inhaler a couple of times. The chip seal in Emigration Canyon is a little rough, but not nearly as bad as I’ve seen elsewhere. It was […]

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Old School, but not enough

In a lot of ways, when it comes to bike riding, I’m pretty old school. All of my bikes are steel, and all but one are made with lugs. Over the course of my life, I’ve had the pleasure to get to know both English framebuilder Ron Cooper and American framebuilder Richard Sachs, both of […]