Cycling

Is An Indoor Cycling Trainer The Worst Possible Use Of Your Time?

Cyclists are weird. Weird and masochistic. Perhaps the only athletes in the world who are more into self-torture than cyclists...

Easy as riding a bike?

We take lots of things for granted. Most of us realize this, at least occasionally. Riding a bike is one...

Tuesday Mid-Day Ride

File this under the best laid plans. Today I got up and decided that it made sense to ride about...

Are bike riders trying to piss off drivers?

There are idiots who ride bikes. There are also idiots who drive cars. But idiot or not, we all deserve...

Sunday group ride – 4-26-15

Just a casual ride out to the start of the annual Wente Road Race, sponsored by the Valley Spokesmen Race...

How do I get faster?

http://home.trainingpeaks.com/blog/article/the-primary-muscles-used-for-cycling-and-how-to-train-them The above linked article is really, really good. Definitely read it. Now, with that out of the way, here’s...

Sunday Ride – 4-19-15

Nice ride today, from Dublin out to Sunol and back. I was really lucky today to have a great group...

Be Prepared – Being Ready For A Long One

I am a chronic list maker. I make grocery lists, to-do lists, lists of goals… I even make lists of...

Cinderella Conditioning Ride #12 – 4-4-15

I wasn’t able to ride last weekend due to other obligations. So, while today’s Cinderella Conditioning Ride offered both a...

Style Points – The Saddle Bag

There are basically two kinds of riders – those who carry next to nothing with them on their rides (maybe...