I started it, saw the blue bar, and then closed the screen, stuck phone into my bartender and rode. All the way to my slash tree turnaround. Then i did the campground and then down the 138 road, and then to my car. Probably 10 miles. Took out the phone to stop and save. Nothing. … Continue reading If there is no strava, is there a ride?
got a stem extension so I can sit up straighter, for the trek. might be a good thing! Just going to put on the rack somehow and take one bike. two is going to be toomuch. forecast is rain. which sucks for camping. but we will see what happens. not ridden in a week. life … Continue reading preparation
yeah, i did two rides last weekend. and did a hike too. I just wish I could ride during the week. sigh. if it is nice enough next thursday, I will try to ride, with lights and see if I can conquer the trail. I am headed out today. sick in bed all day yesterday, … Continue reading two for one
I put the b17 on. set it up nice. I started the ride, it was comfy, broken in, it gave a bit on the sit bones which was nice. it fits. Then the area under, started to chafe. It was one side to start, then both. I thought it was my jeans, but the seam … Continue reading chafe city
so I am going to head out in a minute and ride. I might just go ride Pachaug and cruise a bit. I have been keeping the weight off, no idea how. I started to build the Crescent, but I think the raleigh with the bio-pace rings might also get built as my commuterJust have … Continue reading cooling of the air
I woke up yesterday, very hot and humid outside, and I just did not feel like doing a trail ride, the drive etc. SO I had my Gianni ready. Or so I thought. I took it out, parked over at the wheelabrator boat launch, and mounted. It was a bit scary, wondering if the few … Continue reading did it
Bicycle Touring - Shop Gear: "" Solar chargers for future reference. touring stuff I will need next year (Via.)
Alpkit - Technical Clothing & Equipment To Climb, Run, Ride, Walk, Camp and Swim: "" (Via.) I have not heard of this company yet. the love mud components are cool, and very practically priced. yeah, i be buying shit from them!
I have finished the new cockpit, for now. Put the carbon fiber bars on.mnice and wide. Hope that they soften the ride for my elbow. Just need to get some carbon bar ends so i can change position. Might try to put the old ones back on... We see after tomorrow ride. Ooooooo weeee dooo … Continue reading Newness…
on a three day streak right now. best I have had is 4, so I will equal it tonight. If I decide to ride vs going to a ballgame. riding costs me nothing, ballgame costs me beer and food. I am broke, so…. going to go look at and maybe buy an old a tala … Continue reading streaks