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How I Zwift Race

So I line up for a race on Zwift last night.  I’ve got about 1 minute before the race starts and I’m completely cold, zero warm up.  I’m in D class so that shouldn’t be too big a deal right?  … Continue reading

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Black Friday 2017 Ride Report

Black Friday rides are a long tradition in the Shawnee, and today was a great one.  Weather was awesome, warmer and drier than normal.  We voted and ended up riding at One Horse Gap.  We met up at the new … Continue reading

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Really Amazon?

Just wanted to point out that we live in a world where trees can be converted into paper, which is then printed and bound into a book, and that book can be sent in my house from across the country … Continue reading

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My 80 Dollar Cervelo

I bought this frame on ebay for 40 dollars with 40 dollars for shipping.  It came with a Ultegra crank and 105 derailleurs.  I have a basement full of junk bike parts and had no problem piecing together a working … Continue reading

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Anatomy of a Bonk

I’ve wrote about bonks before, when a cyclist’s energy reserves are gone and they find themselves having a conversation with their body.  The body says, sit down under that tree, and the cyclist says, nahh I got to keep going. … Continue reading

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Eclipse 2017

Well it came and it went, a year’s of anticipation gone in about 2 minutes.  Shauna had to work and thanks to the great administration at Mt. Vernon High School I had the day off. It seemed like the planned … Continue reading

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Vassago Burning

I tried holding a  funeral prye for my long dead Vassago Bandersnatch frame.  A bike I loved so much I couldn’t just take the the scrapyard.

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