Tag Archives: Williams Hill

Dirty South 100K East Side 2016

Dirty Souths are epic by design.  60 miles of riding with big hills and nasty gravel is going to challenge just about anyone, but I wanted more.  I wanted it to be an epic epic.  This years East Side Dirty … Continue reading

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The Legend of Chicago Bob

Weather was nice today and I got out for a road bike ride, I’ve been getting good time in on the trainer and on mountain bike rides, but not much on the road bike.  I drove out towards the hills … Continue reading

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Assault on Williams Hill 2015

I talked to a guy named Greg at the Harmony Hundred ride back in May about getting a ride together in the hills of the Shawnee Forest sometime this summer.  It too me awhile to remember this, but I eventually got … Continue reading

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Eagle Watching and Road Riding

It was a beautiful day, the kind that makes you think that maybe Spring has finally come.  Shauna and I went to a spot that Eli had told me I’d find an eagle nest.  His directions were rather simple, turn … Continue reading

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Sweet New Rubber!

Thanks to Mom and Dad and Grandma and Grandpa I’ve got all I need for next season’s riding.  2 new Continental Grand Prix 23s, tubes, and a KMC X10 chain.  The CAAD 9 will be running like a top with … Continue reading

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Thanks Strava!

I’m over 3500 miles for the year thanks to Strava.  Last year I had 4400 for the year, so I’ve got 5 months to ride 1000 miles and beat last years total.  I’m averaging over 700 miles a month, so I … Continue reading

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Sabotage on the Tour, Riding Williams Hill, The S-Card

I’m tellin y’all its Sabotage, some jerk threw tacks on the top of the final climb yesterday.  Caused mass chaos.  Cadel Evans standing on the side of the road while his young lieutenant cruised down the road shrugging.  Wow, a … Continue reading

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