Venus de Miles Bicycle Club

Winter 13-14 and more!

Wow…. Time does fly. I have been doing some crazy rides on the trainer this winter. I participated in, and completed, the Tour of Sufferlandia! ¬†That was fun. If you are bored with your trainer rides, check out The Sufferfest!   They have some amazing videos for your training. I also used Trainer Road to […]

March 2013

Well, we did get into Ride the Rockies. WOW… what a course. I am joining a team of 8 amazing ladies. Health care executive, higher education program developer, Nurse practitioner, software developer, public school teachers, higher education faculty member….. The Sprockety Cranks will amaze you all. We will have fun on our journey, remain sane […]

What is next?

So, what does one do when the big event is over? ¬†Well, I have been busy. Somehow I got convinced to do the Heart and Sole 10K in Boulder. No, I did not run as I gave that up about 5 knee surgeries ago. I walked at a quick pace and averaged 15 minute miles. […]

Last of July

Wow, this month has passed quickly, with not as much riding. Thank you heat wave that covers the middle of the US. While in Colorado earlier, I was hopeful that I could find some pedals and ride with the Venus de Miles club last weekend. But, NO. . . They could not be found. ARGH. […]

Back on the roadie

Wow, I got back on the road bike…. what a treat after the camping bike. I so love my Madone 6.x. Monday was hot and humid, with no AC. So, I had to be at home for the HVAC guy to fix our unit. No coolant = hot house! Tuesday found me out for a […]

Camping week

Well, I went from moving week to camping week! Sunday found us packing up from Mahoney State Park and heading home. It was a great day to drive, not too hot and some mixed clouds. The bike bus made it home with only a little bit of rain! Unloading the camper and truck took most […]

Moving week

Well, it was moving week, with little bike riding to be had. We thought about doing the Bolder Boulder on Monday, but the alarm was turned off at 505. More box packing, cleaning and unpacking at the new place. Tuesday found the movers at the old place at 0900 and unloading at the new place […]