Cycling

2015 Ride #41 (The Loop)

First time in just over a month that I’ve been able to finish the Loop, and it was a rough one. Thankfully, I got out earlier than usual and the cloud cover was out so it wasn’t too hot, but I still sweat like you wouldn’t believe. I mean, when you go out wearing black […]

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2015 Rides #33/34 (Abort! The Loop)

What an incredibly fantastic month on the bike … between the rain and asthma attacks I managed to put in a whopping 40 miles outside. Whee! Current weight: 219 lbs (99.3 kg) 2015 mileage: 651.1 miles (1047.78 km).

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2015 Ride #28 (Omloop Het Wasatch)

The headwind going south on Wasatch was even more brutal today than it was yesterday, but the tailwind dropping from the mouth of Big Cottonwood Canyon past the Old Mill was incredible. Now, what to do for Easter dinner. Current weight: 211.0 lbs (95.71 kg). 2015 mileage: 561.1 miles (903.07 km).

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2015 Ride #25 (Half-assed)

Today’s ride reminded me of two very important things. 1) Just because the high is supposed to be in the low 70s at 4:00pm doesn’t mean that it’s going to be warm at 10:30 am. I was woefully underdressed. 2) Just because you’re not hungry doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t eat something before going out […]

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2015 Ride #24 (De Ronde van Wasatch)

How many different names can I give this loop which I ride … all … the … freaking … time? Current weight: 211.0 lbs (95.71 kg). 2015 mileage: 492.7 miles (792.96 km).