Monthly Archives: July 2010

Top 1000 or More Shameless Self Congratulations

A few years ago I began logging all my rides at http://www.bikejournal.com and have been good at keeping up with it.  Shortly after I began to notice that on my bikejournal home page I was shown where I ranked mileage wise in comparison to … Continue reading

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Victory Over Saddle Sores

If you’re pressed for time and want a real quick review of how I have beaten saddle sores then read this handy bullet point list, otherwise skip to the full article. Clean your contact area Try a different saddle Wear … Continue reading

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Some ride reports and mild contemplation

A couple of ride reports for today.  Yesterday (Friday) Shauna and I went to Tunnel Hill and rode to Vienna and back on the rail trail.  We did great and had a very enjoyable ride.  Shauna has lost over 50 … Continue reading

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I’m melting

I just got back from the gym and am suffering from oxygen debt so this may be a little goofy. I have some big plans this summer to do a little light self supported touring.  I’ve got a bike ready … Continue reading

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Feeling Useful

The true currency of the internet is traffic, something I’ve never had much of.  I was surprised when I checked out my blog the other day and saw the number of hits had increase 1835% percent.  My flicker photos were … Continue reading

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Great Egyptian Omnium Criterium

Today I went to Marion for the Great Egyptian Omnium finale, the criterium.  Just in case you don’t know, criterium racing is a multi lap race on a relatively short course consisting of city streets.  Criteriums seem to be the … Continue reading

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Great Egyptian Omnium Road Race

I volunteered to corner marshall at the Great Egyptian Omnium Road Race this year.  It’s a new race sponsored by Williamson County Tourism, featuring a road race, time trial and criterium.  It was a long day, but there was shade and … Continue reading

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