Monthly Archives: November 2017

The RKP Long-Sleeve Jersey

The RKP Long-Sleeve Jersey

I’m a big fan of arm warmers. For a day with changeable conditions, arm warmers do a great job of keeping you warm, but can be pulled down if temperatures rise. But let’s be honest, ...

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Paceline Podcast #92

Paceline Podcast #92

Now that it’s the off season the boys are dreaming of bike purchases. Fatty wants a full-suspension cross-country bike for when he does Breck Epic next year. Hottie finally purchased a ...

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The Worlds Collide T-Shirt

The Worlds Collide T-Shirt

If ever there was a sport that deserved treatment by the great Mad Magazine artist, Don Martin, cyclocross was it. It was once written that if a tree fell in a forest, Don Martin would know what ...

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Paceline Podcast #91

Paceline Podcast #91

Thanksgiving is here and with it the need to preemptively burn calories. Of course, before they get to that, Fatty has a wound to clean. Hottie is back on the bike and Patrick wonders if his ...

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Thanksgiving X

Thanksgiving X

I have, on more than one occasion, written about how difficult it can be to ask for help, or even accept help when it is offered. The challenge, as I have experienced it, is that to ask for or to ...

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The Shape to Come: Masi Vivo

The Shape to Come: Masi Vivo

As I entered the turn settled and cracked asphalt jostled me, throwing me ever so slightly off balance and sending me toward the edge of the road. I settled my weight over the front wheel, got ...

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The Perfect Sport

The Perfect Sport

In the late 1990s I lived for a period in Brentwood—not the Bay Area City, but rather the toney neighborhood at the edge of Santa Monica. I’d join the group rides that would roll out from ...

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