Tag Archive | bike riding

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! ┬áThat 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 […]

Christmas and beyond

Wow… what an interesting time between Thanksgiving and Christmas. On the biking scene, I am so excited to have a G3 PowerTap wheel set! Rock on! I updated the hub with my PC (oh well, they are good for some things) and put the hub back together. When I got the wheel set, they were […]

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 […]

Back to biking on the real bike

So, Sunday found me eating out for Mother’s Day and doing things around the house. My mom is gone on a great train adventure, so I did not spend any time with her on Sunday. Monday found me working on a new raised bed for the garden. Yes, 6 x 4 feet! It will house […]

Rock climbing lessons!

So, the week started out with me learning how to rock climb! Some of my friends from the Venus de Miles Bicycle Club love to climb and they invited me to join them for the day. I had fun! Jamie, who instructed and belayed me, has been climbing for several decades. I had to rent […]

Week of the wild snake adventures. . .

Sunday was a great day for a ride, but I forgot to start the timer on my bike computer until 5 miles into the ride. I thought I had started the timer, but NO! So, the ride was really 37.5 miles. We saw a LIVE snake…. all of us gave it a wide berth. It […]