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I raced from my teens to my early 20's and then stopped riding. 3 years ago in my early 40's, twenty years later I started riding again. I started mainly to lose weight and that first summer lost fifty pounds. I became more interested in getting back into cycling over that first year and when the second season came around I was ready to try some longer rides. On a century ride early in the season I met a riding group from my area. That year I started back with group riding. Now I ride for fun, exercise and to be social. I average about 4,000 miles per year.
Raced mainly in Colorado and the western states in the mid to late 80's. Reached Cat 2 status and had the pleasure of training with Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. These days I would categorize my biggest achievements are big century+ bike tours. This year I did my personal "Grand Tour Series" with TOSRV, RAIN and CFC!
|Activity||Date||Type of Bike||Type of Cycling||Distance(s) in Miles||Elevation Gain in Feet||City (closest)||Sate / Province|
|Saturday Ride - Team SociALE||Friday, May 25||Road Bike||Group Ride||Powell||Ohio|
|COP New Albany Ride||Friday, May 25||Road Bike||Group Ride||30||New Albany||Ohio|
|COP Avery Park Ride||Friday, May 25||Road Bike||Group Ride||35, 45||Dublin||Ohio|
|Prospect||Friday, May 4||Road Bike||Group Ride||50, 60||Powell||Ohio|
|Church Loop||Friday, May 4||Road Bike||Group Ride||24, 38||430||Powell||Ohio|
My Blog Posts
|Title||Post date||Blog text||Pictures||Videos|
|Road Bike Party 2 by Martyn Ashton - Crazy Skills!||Tuesday, Dec 10||
Martyn Ashton just came out with his sequel Road Bike Party 2 which he debutes more crazy tricks done on road bikes....
|Bike Doctor App - Bike Repair on iPhone and iPad||Thursday, Jun 20||
Cool app to help with all different aspects of bike maintenance and repair.
|I wonder why "The Bike" Dance never took off?||Monday, Dec 10|
|Hell hath doth frozen over?||Saturday, Sep 8||
Am I actual starting to like riding hills? After losing 24 lbs I did a hill climbing training ride today. 3,400 feet of climbing over 13 hills....
|Hang in there Taylor Phinney!||Wednesday, May 9||
Taylor Phinney's foot after the crash that took out him and Cavendish. I can't imagine having to do the team time trial today and defend the pink...