Get started cycling with the right ingredients! #expensive #fun

I seem to find one or two new hobbies a year and they never end up being cheap. Last year it was running and shooting, so at least running was cheap!  This year it’s bicycling and triathlons!  My goal is to run in an Ironman next year! I’m currently training for a 100 mile ride … Continue Reading

Training for a Century Ride #biking #training #100miler

So I decided that one ultra long endurance race this year wasn’t enough… I signed up for the Big Dam Bridge 100 Mile Bicycle ride! Not only that, but I convinced the wifey and parents to come along for the torture as well! We even went out and bought road bikes to make it all … Continue Reading

How I Ran My First Marathon!

Notice I said “first”… What’s wrong me? It’s the day after the marathon and my legs can hardly move, my back hurts, my core is sore, and my left knee feels like it’s gone through a meat grinder and I’m actually considering doing this again in my lifetime!?  I was a sprinter in high school, … Continue Reading

#Rule40 is Stupid for the #Olympics … oh and #NBCFail

I want to weigh in on another controversy since Chick-fil-a isn’t enough for me today …. It’s actually very unusual for me to rant, so bear with me. =o) /beginRANT If you haven’t heard, the Olympics are disallowing any athlete from tweeting/promoting any corporate sponsor that isn’t on the approved “sponsor/partner list”.  Talk about lack … Continue Reading