Archive for February 2015

What-A-Burger Tour February 21, 2015

Weather forecast for 2/21/2015 Yesterday I rode my bike from my house in Albany, GA to the What-A-Burger restaurant in Thomasville, GA.  The forecast for the day was for winds out of the SSE at 10 to 20 mph.  Normally I would not choose to ride under such conditions since I would be riding south…

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Winter Ride Home

Seven Cycles 622 SLX leaning on a street sign pole  at the corner of Lily Pond Road and Denson Road. I wanted to take advantage of the day light as I rode home this evening.  The wind was blowing 13-15 MPH from the NW, so I knew I was not going to have a speedy…

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Reflections on my time away from cycling

Edomondo mileage report by month Next month will be the one year anniversary of the most traumatic event of my life.  I was cruising the Internet relaxing today and was looking at my mileage for the last few months.  In March 2014 I was on target to break the miles that I rode in February…

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2015 Winter Training Series Finale

Anyone who has played sports and has had a good coach knows that you have a love hate relationship with training.   The 2015 Winter Training Series was one of best times on a bike for me.  At times I really loved it and at times I really hated it.  One thing for sure, I am…

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Rainy Commute Home

Weather forecast at 1 PM Weather forecast at 1 PM I finally had a chance to ride int he rain last night.  It rained for the whole hour and 45 minute commute home. This was the first real test of my Shower Pass Elite 2.1 jacket using the hood.  I was eager to see if…

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The smells on a bike commute

Today on my short ride home I decided to stop and take a picture of my bike next to the new Mars sign.  When I first started bike commuting here in Albany, GA I discovered the location of the Mars plant.  I had heard that they were here, but I never knew where it was…

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