Race #1 this weekend: Whitnall Park Spring Classic But who cares, the REAL action happens in August: Lampe’s Flatfest The 2014 Windy 500! RIDE ANGRY!!
Goodbye 2013. Good riddance. Yes, I had some fun on the bike. Put on almost exactly the same number of miles as 2012, even though I took almost 3 full months off (I put less than 1,000 miles in after August). Aside from the great riding though, this was a pretty uneventful year. 2014 looksContinue reading “Well, it’s time to get started…”
One more minute riding inside and I might go Postal. This weather sucks. I’m keeping as much body hair as possible right now, just to stay warm: Yes, we all know how cold it is. But, when I look back at this in a year as I’m getting ready to ride outside in the morning,Continue reading “Suck it Winter!”
2014 is here, time to plan for the annual Windy 500: (Head North, pedal, sleep, turn around, pedal. Done!) Interested? Join us for libations and smack talk: Wednesday, March 5, 7:00pm At the Red Dot – 6715 W North Ave, Wauwatosa, WI 53213 Hurry before all the cabins with a balcony sell out!
North, to the U.P. August 1 – 4, 2014 4 days, 500 miles, 2 states. Rain is guaranteed. Questions? firstname.lastname@example.org
Here we go… The kinder, gentler version of the Windy rolled out on July 25th and ended up also being the easiest, shortest, best attended and record # of flat tires (20ish?) so far. No 160+ mile days at 20mph this year. Riding through the urban jungle (Racine is beautiful in July…) means riding throughContinue reading “2013 Windy 500 report”
My 2013 ToAD – here it is: Day 1: (Day 2 of ToAD actually, but for all of us who don’t get paid to play – it’s Day 1) East Troy. Nerves on edge, been training and looking forward to this since the end of ToAD last year (like hundreds of other riders). Storm blowsContinue reading “Pin the number on the donkey”