Tag: Biking

#thatyeartho

First of all – Happy New Year! I hope you had a great time last night ringing in the new year with friends and/or family. Or family friends. Or your dog. 2014 felt like it dragged on forever, didn’t it? I don’t know, maybe it’s just me. I had a pretty big year though –…

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Hitting 400

A year ago I never thought I would be here. Yesterday, after a 12km night ride under the moon, I surpassed the 400km mark on my Avro. When I got home and marked my nightly adventure on my calendar I realized I’d hit 409km. That made me sooooo happy. A year ago I struggled to…

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1000 Julys

So that’s actually the name of a song I love by Third Eye Blind. Remember them? yeah, good times. So a lot has happened since my last post, which seems like eons ago! Where to begin.. So for years now, pretty much my whole life really, I’ve had strep throat frequently – way more than…

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Change takes time

Your body isn’t going to change overnight. Your mind is pretty much the same speed, if not slower. You have to believe you can before anything else will happen. A couple of weeks ago I wouldn’t have thought about putting some of these photos online because they’re ‘less than flattering.’ But you know what, that’s…

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This is my Opus.

If you had told me years ago that biking would make me feel this good I would have started as soon as I could walk. Technically, I guess I did. Growing up in a tiny town with dirt roads I had hand-me-down bikes from relatives and friends-of-friends. I only ever experienced the luxury of a new bike…

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