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Racking Up the Miles: April 2016

I have come to the conclusion that 2015 was a fluke of a year.  We never had a real winter, the cycling season was amazing and I was selected after 3 years of trying for a bucket list ride. In … Continue reading

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Racking Up the Miles: September 2015

Wow, I know every year we say this, but DAMN the year has gone by fast.  Suddenly, the way too hot days of summer are over, and the longer rides start become races against the setting sun. September was a … Continue reading

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Racking Up the Miles: August 2015

Normally, I do my end of the month posts almost as soon as the last ride of the month occurs.  (Yep Michelle tells me I am very much a creature of habit!)  However, August ended with a great vacation, a … Continue reading

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Racking Up the Miles: July 2015

Wow, I looked at the calendar yesterday and realized “Holy Crap!  It’s August!!” Even though I had been tracking the days and watching out for the big ride of the year, it still surprised the heck out of me that … Continue reading

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Racking up the Miles: June 2015

There have been many years the people of Seattle have lamented June for the weather it brings.  In the past, it has been referred to as Junuary, cold, wet and having no resemblance to summer at all.  In short, I … Continue reading

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Racking up the miles: May 2015

Looking back over the years, for some reason, May is always my biggest mileage month.  There are a few reasons for this: The weather starts getting nicer and the days longer I start to see the benefits of the riding … Continue reading

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Racking up the Miles: April 2015

Michelle and I were talking recently about back when we were kids.  We both distinctly remember our parents saying “This year is FLYING by!”  We would look at them like they were crazy.  It took FOREVER for Christmas, or a … Continue reading

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Racking up the miles: February 2015

Looking back over the years, February has not been the best month ever for riding.  First its a short month, so without even trying I lose 2 days of riding.  Then its the dead of winter, so the weather does … Continue reading

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Racking up the Miles: January 2015

Wow, it is hard to believe that we are essentially at the end of January already!!!  Seems like not that long ago there was wrapping paper, stockings, and Christmas music everywhere!  Now here it is, the end of the month, … Continue reading

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