Focusing on the long boring hours of winter training is an exercise in criminal neglect and pathological compartmentalization. Training indoors goes against every grain of my adventure seeking, outdoors loving spirit. As I write these words, I feel fibres twitching, fidgety fingers seeking airfares, escape, hell - even a brisk walk to the corner store. It’s a physical, social and [...]

By | January 27th, 2018|Training, Winter Biking|0 Comments

Riders on the Snowstorm

With the words “this will be the death of the hobbits” ringing in my ears, I put on one layer after another, getting ready to test my recently mud-tested Cannondale CAADX in snow. It’s not just any snow out there, it’s bring the mountain down snow. Thick, fluffy and delicious looking, you can bet just about every boarder or skier [...]

By | January 22nd, 2018|Cyclocross, Winter Biking|0 Comments