Category Archives: Cycling

Back in The Saddle

I got a call from The Good Doctor last night at about 9:00 asking if I was up for a ride – yeah! His back still hurts but biking isn’t the cause so he still wanted to go. I told … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – Never is a Very Long Time

I have so much stuff to write about that I think I’ll have to do a giant Hump Day Miscellany. I have yet to say anything about my version of CdA and then there’s the bittersweet experience of having my … Continue reading Continue reading

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The Cherry On Top

(click to enlarge and do your best not to see a giant breast) It took a little doing with SportTracks and MotionBased but I finally managed to excise an elevation map that really describes the “Cherry On Top” of Mt. … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – Mission Accomplished! almost

<img src=”http://pics4.city-data.com/cpicc/cfiles22441.jpg&#8221; width=”416″ height=”316″ Saturday I set out, once again, with Dr. McBikey and some other people from FMRC to conquer Mt. Diablo. The goal this time was to make it all the way to the top, starting from the … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – Rosy Palm is your Friend

I wrote recently about a ride up Mt. Diablo that was accomplished in spite of a slow leak in my rear tube. That was on a Saturday. On Monday I changed the tube. I think Tuesday’s ride went fine but … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – Climbing the Hard Way and a PSA

Triathlon training is going very well these days. I have a new riding pal we will refer to as Dr. McBikey because he’s a doctor and he’s attractive enough to warrant the reference. This is just a biking thing so … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – Life is Beautiful

This weekend I had my metric century ride up in Sonoma. It was 4 hours of looking at this sort of thing And maybe a little of this It was one of those things where you ride for 10 miles … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – It’s the little things….

It’s Tuesday! So shoot me – I just didn’t feel like writing yesterday. I thought about all of you all week and all weekend as I blogged in my head repeatedly. I thought about how it’s the little things in … Continue reading Continue reading

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Monday Monday – It’s the little things….

It’s Tuesday! So shoot me – I just didn’t feel like writing yesterday. I thought about all of you all week and all weekend as I blogged in my head repeatedly. I thought about how it’s the little things in … Continue reading Continue reading

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Ignorance Really is Bliss

I was planning on doing my long ride on Sunday but one of my riding partners couldn’t make it so we changed to today – why not? The plan had been to climb the back side of the Berkeley Hills … Continue reading Continue reading

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