Tag Archives: cycling

So Much To Say, So Little Time

It’s been a crazy couple years for me. Luckily, and by the grace of God, I’m getting through it. In fact, it’s starting to look a whole lot better and I’m getting excited for what might be in store for … Continue reading

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Bikeyface

I recently found this blog, bikeyface, and realized that sometimes we forget the reason we cycle. For the fun of it. Just for fun. Otherwise we wouldn’t do it. On her page, “What is a bikeyface?” Bekka illustrates (very well, … Continue reading

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Cheap DIY Winter Cycling Upgrade

Riding in the cold always has its way of highlighting the weak links in your equipment: foggy glasses, too many layers, too few layers, frozen derailleurs, and the latest one: a bike light that only lasts 1/2hr on low. In … Continue reading

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Rocky Mountain Soul Winter Rebuild

I recently had the good luck of being able to attend three bike repair classes, put on by my local bike shop Bikes and Beyond. If I’m still lucky come January, I may be able to attend the remaining classes. … Continue reading

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Ready for winter again (a little late)

Well winter hit Winnipeg a few weeks ago in earnest. I managed to bomb around the neighborhood in the fresh powder but my bike really wasn’t ready for winter. NOW IT IS! I found that with tire pressures way way … Continue reading

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Memories of ‘Cross 2012

All winter I wanted to write a summary of my short cyclocross season last year but never got around to it. I wanted to wax poetic about how amazing it was, about the mud, blood, but no tears (guess I didn’t … Continue reading

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Jacked About Biking

It’s been a while since I posted, since I haven’t been too involved in cycling lately, but recently I bought my first pair of clipless MTB shoes and I’m COMPLETELY JACKED ABOUT BIKING again! I bought some barely-used Lake MX-101 … Continue reading

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