Category Archives: Bikes

I wish I could go that hard

Me: “Dude, I just saw one of the juniors after the finish, he was throwing up all over the place. I only wish I could go that hard…” Chris: “Seriously, it’s pretty hard to do!” Me: “I mean I felt … Continue reading

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CYCLOCROSS! The 24 Hour Comic Book (aka The Little Golden Book of Cross)

Update – 10.15.2010 Thanks everyone! I’m really thrilled at the feedback I’ve gotten on the comic, and I never expected that this many people would ever see it. All the kind words I’ve gotten really mean a lot. What I’ve … Continue reading

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Vegas Bound

On Monday, I’ll be here: And here: Usually once a year does the trick for me and keeps me out of Vegas till the next year. Now that Interbike is moving to Anaheim for next year, this will be the … Continue reading

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Two ways to ride in Santa Cruz

I went out to Santa Cruz to check out the parcours for the race next weekend. Here’s the view from the bottom of the hill: In any case, the climb itself isn’t rocket science – Flat at the base, gradually … Continue reading

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Training, no quotation marks

Yep, it finally happened. I did some intervals on Shannon. Before work. It wasn’t always going to be this way… There was a time that I treated it like it was a bad word. I’ve heard the story too many … Continue reading

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Back on the Road

Well, I guess you could say I never left the road. In fact, I’ve been getting precious little dirt riding in, outside of what I take on with the road bike or the occasional jaunt on the Axis of Evil. … Continue reading

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Jebus, it sure is quiet in here

I haven’t given up on you yet, blog! Just been busy. I can’t believe it’s May already, and that today is the first Tuesday Twilight crit. Those are for summer, right? Oh dear… Once these are over, it’s just another … Continue reading

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East Bay Alleycross

Boy, this race was such serious business that I didn’t even take a photo till I was finished! And  I didn’t get any photos from before the race, either, because I showed up five minutes before the starting gun, cyclocross-style. … Continue reading

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A flat ride, except when it wasn’t…

So I had been off the bike all week… I was none too happy about that. Plus the weather was nice, so I went out to try and get some nice hours in the saddle. Because five-hour training rides are … Continue reading

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Santa Rosa Creek Road

A few weeks ago, I found myself in Cambria to help my parents move out of their second house. I brought the RB-1, so while I was there, I took a ride on the legendary Santa Rosa Creek Road. The … Continue reading

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