Category Archives: Training

100 Miles of Nowhere, Tour de Donut edition

Note: I am now up to $3,373 of my $4,295 goal of one dollar per mile. Thank you to everyone who has donated so far. I could not do any of this without your kind support! Let’s end MS! This … Continue reading

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Spring Training

My training is going incredibly well, as is my fundraising. Once I mail in some checks I’ve been given, I should be up around $2700 and 62% of the way to my goal of $4,295. Thank you to all who … Continue reading

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Big Winter

Winter has not been too cold, but it has been good to me. I went to Vermont to ski just after the New Year and got a bit more skiing time in before the spring semester started back up. Warm … Continue reading

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Patapsco Cross

Yesterday I raced in my first cyclocross race and first bike race of any kind for that matter. It was incredible! Here’s my race number. The race was held at Watkins Park in Mt. Airy, MD. There were maybe 150 … Continue reading

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I suppose winter cycling starts here

First snow of the year and it’s only October. I left my car window open the last two or three days (before during and after the storm) and the seat was like a frozen sponge this morning. Then there was … Continue reading

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Busy Busy Fall

As summer was expiring in September, I found myself longing for the cooler days of fall. And now that those days are here, I am too busy to find much time for riding or cross-training (normally in the form of … Continue reading

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The Hardest Hill Around

Long climbs do not exist in central Maryland, especially in the sense they do out West. So, when we’re feeling especially daring or in the mood for a struggle, we Maryland cyclists go up our short but nasty steep hills … Continue reading

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