Got in a short Saturday ride. Arizona weather is awesome right now, no reason to not enjoy the outdoors. I love the area we live in, great riding in a cool place, you always see lots of other active people! Check out my ride on Strava! ARA While the heat of the summer can be […]Read More Beautiful Day for Riding
I’m always chasing this guy!Read More Photo of the Week 8/20/19
Didn’t get out as early as I wanted this morning, things kept getting in my way, but I was able to make it out for a quick, warm bike ride. It’s been pretty hot here lately, even for Phoenix, so my late start made for a sweat-fest. Still glad I got in a ride, really […]Read More At least I got in a quick ride!
I was hoping to have a solid summer of biking and hiking, but I just haven’t had the motivation to go out in the Phoenix heat! For a long time I’ve been able to deal with and train through the summer, but in the past few years it has really started to effect me. I […]Read More The Summer Heat is Bringing Me Down
This was a great overall experience, I got to train for the race with two really good fiends, we had nice weather and the IM people put on another great race! I headed down on Friday to get checked in and hang out at my friend’s booth at the expo. It was fun to just […]Read More Ironman Arizona Race Report
While I had planned to go on RAGBRAI for vacation this year, I just couldn’t make it happen. Since I had already scheduled my vacation time and wanted to get some good miles on the bike, my friend Len and I headed up to Flagstaff. It’s a great place to go for some riding […]Read More High Altitude Training Days
So far so good this week with the training. Took Monday and Tuesday off as planned and got in a good ride Wednesday morning, wasn’t even that hot for the first 1/2 of the ride! We added a second hill loop to what we’ve been riding lately. here’s the ride elevation graph: The hills aren’t […]Read More Getting back to the Habit