Monthly Archives: May 2013

Dirty what?

A quick look back through my blog posts since February will give evidence of the main track my mind has been traveling over the past four months, and “track” is a good term for it because some of the roads … Continue reading

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Broemmelsiek +

With all the gravel riding I’ve been doing as Dirty Kanza prep, it’s been easy to ignore my other bikes.  The road bike has been languishing on the trainer ever since February, when my cross bike arrived, and the mountain … Continue reading

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Another weekend, another bike ride

This has been an atypically chilly spring for our area, but this weekend seems to have been a breakthrough of sorts with reasonable temperatures and sunshine, which has been in short supply lately.  Because of Dirty Kanza, I pretty much … Continue reading

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Cedar Cross

About a year and a half ago, my friend Bob started talking about how he thought he could put together an epic monstercross (basically, cyclocross on steriods) course. Because I’m the kind of person who totally lacks follow-through, I thought … Continue reading

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