Posts by Category: Mind

Friday Group Ride #263

Friday Group Ride #263

5:45 is really 5:15 if you’re going to drink a cup of coffee and sip it blearily on the couch before pulling up  your bib straps and tip-toeing down the basement stairs to get your bike. ...

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Got Talent?

Got Talent?

To be good at something is to know satisfaction and reward. Going back tens of thousands of years our brains have been hard-wired to give us a little kick of excitement when we achieve a goal. ...

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Post Flat Stress Syndrome

Post Flat Stress Syndrome

I am living a pneumatic nightmare. Four flats in two weeks on three different wheels. I can’t tell whether I have simply forgotten how to handle a bike, or there is some convergence of ...

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Friday Group Ride #260

Friday Group Ride #260

Is there any such thing as a calculated risk? In other words, ok, you’ve done the calculation in as much as risk submits itself to math (are all of the factors ever factored?), and ...

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Gutted

Gutted

The proposed mandatory helmet law in California has been turned into a study. State Senator Carol Liu has changed the language of her bill so it now asks the Office of Traffic Safety and the ...

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RKP Buys Fat Cyclist

RKP Buys Fat Cyclist

So as I mentioned in several recent posts, we’ve been working to add more contributors to RKP. Ours is a funny editorial mandate. I don’t really care what someone writes about so long ...

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