I saw the sign.

I saw the sign.

One encounters lots of interesting things while riding the bike.  For example, I saw two deer at 106th and Hazel Dell on Sunday, but they weren’t the usual does or young bucks–these were big guys with eight-point antlers.  ...

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Friday ride 10/2/09–OFFROAD

Friday ride 10/2/09–OFFROAD

We’ll be riding as usual this Friday.  Meet at 7:30 and start shortly thereafter, and we’re mountain biking this week.  Just for the sake of change.  Back at the shop at 9.

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End of Season Ride Get Together

End of Season Ride Get Together

Well all,   I have not been here for some time now but that’s for another blog. I want to announce our end of the season pitch in at BGI South. It will be Monday October 12th after the last ride of the season. BGI will provide ...

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Friday ride 9/25 and Cyclocross!

Friday ride 9/25 and Cyclocross!

I don’t suppose there’s any getting around the stark reality that fall is here.  Which isn’t so bad.  The farmer’s markets are in full harvest mode, the trees are getting pretty, and I no longer have to drink ...

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Friday ride ON for 9/18

Friday ride ON for 9/18

The Friday ride is on for 9/18.  However, we do have to make the melancholy adjustment of starting at 7:15 rather than 7.  The route will be modified accordingly to get us back to the shop by 9. I’ve been riding a little less now ...

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Marion Classic and California

Marion Classic and California

Some things happened in the last few weeks: Did my last race of the season at the Marion Classic.  Recorded my first ever "DNF–crash."  It was my fault–I had gotten stuck at the back of the field on ...

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Change your Chocolate!

Change your Chocolate!

And by that, I mean your chocolate foot.  Everybody has a foot that they prefer to ride with forward when coasting, jumping, bunny-hopping, riding over obstacles, through rock gardens, etc…  That foot is often refered to as ...

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Blog catchup and the Friday ride is ON

Blog catchup and the Friday ride is ON

I’ll skip the usual "boy, I sure haven’t blogged for a while" and get right to the point:  the Friday ride is ON for 9/11/09.  Still starting at 7, and we’ll see whether we need to wait a little bit for ...

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