First, the California Triple Crown. Then the Triple Bypass ride. And then, a triple whammy … My right shoulder injury has meant three of my favorite recreational activities are temporarily not possible: cycling, yoga (asanas), and playing the fiddle. I sure did a number on … Continue reading
South Mountain 4×4 – To the towers 4 times followed by San Juan Point 4 times, plus occasional forays back to the ranger station for food and water. (We should have parked our trucks at San Juan Junction. Doh!) 8,100+ … Continue reading
Though I’d been toying with the idea the past few weeks, in a spur of the moment decision, I signed up for the Hemet Double Century, just two weekends away. Yeah, I know, a bit crazy. Going out on group … Continue reading
Got selected for the east bound Triple Bypass Ride, so guess I’ll be doing it come July. Woohoo!
This year, the folks at Team Evergreen have added an extra day to their annual July Triple Bypass ride in Colorado. The usual Saturday route goes west from Evergreen to Avon (just west of Vail), but this year, on Sunday, … Continue reading
“I’ll never do this ride again!” I wearily stated to my wife after finishing a gruelling all day ride in the mountains of Colorado last summer. I woke up the next morning. “That is, until next time!” I added. Read … Continue reading
Here’s a look back in time to one of my most memorable rides, the 2006 Triple Bypass. The day could be summed up as follows: “fun and miserable.” It was the worst weather in the 18 year history of this … Continue reading