Category Archives: cycling

ATOC Week and I’m Taking PTO

Amgen Tour of California was on this week, and as tradition, I took the week off.  I mean why not? It started out pretty spectacularly.  I put out feelers to see who would be playing hookey, someone I can hang … Continue reading

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2017 Bike to Work Day

May 11th is Bike to Work Day in the San Francisco Bay Area.  It also happens to be Global Bike to Work Day, although I don’t know who decided that.  All I know is Strava started promoted this, and it … Continue reading

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Spring is Here and Hopefully Rain Is Gone

It’s April and it looks like the weather is starting to look like it.  After a record rain season this past winter, I’m ready for it to dry up.  Temps got to 80° this past weekend, and that’s good news … Continue reading

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7 Days in to #30daysofbiking

It is April, and that’s the 30 days of biking month.  Every year, all cyclists, who sign up, pledge to ride every day in the month of April (http://www.30daysofbiking.com). So far, doing pretty good … although I did miss one … Continue reading

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Wind Advisory and I Ride Right Into It

So I finally find a day that it’s not raining, and is a gorgeous day.  I did recall the news, and my accuweather app stating there is a wind advisory, especially in the San Gabriel Mountains.  However, that was not … Continue reading

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Massive Rain Storm and On Call means Zwift time

Massive rain storm hitting California is the biggest news story here.  It is pretty bad, as the Santa Cruz mountains getting 5-6 inches of rain in a day.  I’m on call, so at least the rain didn’t impede on my … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2017

It’s that time of year, time to ring in a new year.  Bye 2016, although you weren’t too kind for some of my favorite entertainers.  You took Glenn Frey and David Bowie early in the year.  You had the Amgen … Continue reading

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