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Garmin Edge 500 Review: 2,500 miles and Still Ticking…

I have to say, I’m married to my little Garmin Edge 500.  I have the speed/cadence bundle which sells for around $350.  A worthwhile investment to me.  I’ve gotten my money’s worth.  According to the Garmin Connect website, I’ve ridden … Continue reading

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Making a List, Checking it Twice – Prep for 12 Hours of Temecula

My last race of 2011 is coming up on Saturday, Nov. 12th.  I raced at 12 Hours of Temecula #1 back in January (click to read that blog), and came in 4th place in the SS Solo category.  I missed … Continue reading

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Random Thoughts… and 8 Hours of Lake Tahoe: Race Report

First off, pour some out for Clarence Clemons.  He’s a frickin legend- The Boss & The E Street Band would’ve never had the same soulful energy without him.  I’m gonna load up my iPod with Springsteen and climb climb climb … Continue reading

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Fruita, CO: 18 Road, Prime Cut – Joe’s Ridge – Kessel Run

Some of the best Single Speed riding I’ve ever done is located in the famed “18 Road / Bookcliffs” singletrack of Fruita, Colorado.  The trail system was designed and meticulously built by mountain bikers, for mountain bikers.  No thoughts of … Continue reading

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8 Hour Solo Race / 24 Hours of Adrenalin – Hurkey Creek, 2010

Hurkey Creek Park is a beautiful venue and a great race course.  A few great techy climbs that are hard not to dab on, and some fast, flowy, singletrack descents.  I decided to hit this race at the last minute, … Continue reading

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