Category Archives: Weight Loss

Chronicles my attempt to be less fat.

Giving Back

I’ve had a great deal of help from many people and I’m sure I’ll never give back as much as I’ve been given, but here’s a few of my bicycle related good deeds lately. A few weekends ago a crew … Continue reading

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TT.1 Owl Creek Vineyard Was Awesome

We had 15 riders meet up for our first time trial, it went off smooth, thanks to Donny’s inlaws stepping up we got it timed.  We collected 30 dollars of donations for the charity pool which is awesome.  The route … Continue reading

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February Follies and a New Idea

Well it’s President’s Day, that means we’re halfway through February, which is a month I hate and a month I love.  Why? I hate February because it’s typically the ice box of winter, this usually our coldest most snow filled … Continue reading

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A Frank Assesment of My Chances to Go Pro Next Season

It’s not looking good. I’ve been riding my trainer and zwift alot lately which provides a virtual power number.  I think this number is accurate because it’s pretty close to the virtual power that Strava calculates on real rides.  According … Continue reading

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Happy Labor Day Comrades

I had a few options for riding this fine Labor Day.  A couple of mountain bike options and my parents were doing a hilly road bike ride from Eddyville.  After some consideration I decided to ride with my Mom and … Continue reading

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A Fine Day in the Woods

Sunday morning is the traditional weigh in for the Matt and Shauna weight loss competition, I won for a second week in a row.  I’m still trailing Shauna by about 50 dollars, but I could come back.  I lost 2.5 … Continue reading

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Ghosts From My Past

I went down to the Burg Comic Con today after work.  It’s a yearly comic book gathering convention thing put on by some local people.  They’ve worked hard taking it from a handful of people to much larger crowds.  It … Continue reading

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