Tag Archives: Riding

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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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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Wednesday

Note: Yesterday, RAKEtheUSforMS, which is a part of BIKEtheUSforMS, sent out a message on Twitter saying that it’s time for us to help some folks with MS. So I talked some of the guys at BIKEtheUSforMS about helping some MS … Continue reading

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Oh Sweet Ridin’

On Thursday, I talked to a friend I am trying to convince to join me on the trek across the Northern Tier next summer. She is not a cyclist and seems to think I am crazy, but she has not … 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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Sunrise Mountain Biking

Arm warmers were the first bit of clothing I put on Friday morning. My friend Zach (who is technically a boarder at my house and therefore my roommate in a way. So he will be known as Roomie from now … Continue reading

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It’s Fall!

It’s finally fall, which means most every weekend will be filled with rain or cold, but hopefully less rain than cold. Arm warmers are much more comfortable than a raincoat. Also a cup of coffee or tea can fix the … Continue reading

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Daydreaming

I cannot wait to eat a donut, muffin, or pastry every single day of next summer. I intend on trying most every extremely strange food I come across in small town restaurants. They might really teach me something about food. … Continue reading

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