Monthly Archives: August 2012

Exactly Nowhere

This is how it goes. You think too much about the ride, so you forget something you thought you needed, a CO2 cartridge or some extra food, even though you staged it all on the kitchen counter ...

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The Transfăgărășan Highway

The north side of Romania’s Transfăgărășan Highway I’m back home, finally, from nearly three weeks on the road, most of which was accompanied by Internet access that ranged between ...

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Friday Group Ride #129

Is it just me? It felt like the Tour (grand as it always is) was somehow lessened by these Olympics. Riders who might have gone harder in France saved themselves for London. Tom Boonen comes to ...

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Going Up

A brief conversation about an upcoming event: Why would you train for a ride that is not a race? I am riding with friends, and I do not want to be the weak link. I want to be helpful, and I ...

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