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  • Paul Sherwen joined me for broadcasts of the Tour DuPont.
Paul Sherwen – “The soundtrack of a generation” The voice of Paul Sherwen, the late cycling broadcaster has been repeatedly called the “soundtrack” for a generation of cycling fans.  He...
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  • A flat section of the course on the Blue Ridge Gran Fondo 30 mile loop
The Blue Ridge Fondo 30-Mile Course As we prepared to ride the Virginia’s Blue Ridge Fondo 30-mile course, the sun was out and even at 11 a.m. the temperature was...
  • Third Street Brewing.
If the doctrine is true that craft beer and bikes are a match made in heaven, then a craft brewery with a back door that opens to a rail trail...
  • The High Bridge Trail
Riding the High Bridge Trail State Park Sleep in a tipi, zip line through the woods, stop at a brewery and ride the beautiful, historic High Bridge Trail.    ...
  • A suspended bicycle marked the finsih line for Virginia's Blue Ridge Gran Fondo
Virginia’s Blue Ridge Gran Fondo “Everybody complains about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.”  — Benjamin Franklin I must admit I was surprised that anybody was in the...
  • Our group rides under a short tunnel near Buchanan, Va
Virginia’s Blue Ridge Fondo, based in Botetourt County, Va. is coming up on October 14, 2018.  The event, which begins and ends at Ballast Point Brewing, offers rides of 30,...
  • Karen Deer and Mary Carlin en route to a cold one.
Beers I have Ridden: Vienna Lager The Ride – Devils Backbone Ride and Ramble Metric Century In my original take on this ride, I detailed how difficult it was for...