30mi. Same situation, off from work and I have time to ride. It's not as sunny as yesterday, and I am starting 2 hours later so I opt out of sticky spray sunscreen. The road is full of commuters and I'm not so lucky at the big intersection traffic lights. I feel really good getting … Continue reading Try it again…
50mi. I rode with Chiara, Walter, Stanton, Charlotte, Carolyn. It was a warm morning and it proved to be a good workout. Chiara was ready to go, keeping a good pace to and from the start point. I used Carbo Pro in the water bottle, and half/half G2 & water. My legs felt good, my … Continue reading A good brick!
20mi. When I ride the tri bike, sleek and slender thing that it is, I use the aero bars as often as possible to keep my head out of the wind. On the mountain bike, no such luck! I did my usual loop today, a wind of 18 mph from the ESE was there to … Continue reading Notice the difference.
20 mi. When I see a forecast, I'm not really looking for the temperature as much as the wind speed and direction. 10mph S SE means most of my ride around Singer Island will be exposed to the wind. It is seldom still. The aero wheels feel the side gusts, and obviously the head on … Continue reading Seldom still.
40 mi. Yes, the saddle gets lonely when I haven't used it in awhile! This 40 mile out and back was spent wondering where my small amount of cycling competency from last season went. It was windy and overcast with a threat of rain the whole time, but I wasn't able to keep a good … Continue reading The saddle is lonely