I’m an avid cyclist based in Virginia’s Blue Ridge. I also travel several times a year for destination bike rides. Personally, I am a husband, father to three grown boys and many know me as the news anchor on WSLS-10, the NBC affiliate in Roanoke, Va. For more on my professional life, check out my Linked In profile or read my initial blog, Where I’m coming from.
I want to thank you for stopping by the blog. I hope you will take a moment to peruse several of my musings while you are here. If you are looking for a place to go ride your road bike, there are numerous options under the menu for road bike rides. Whenever I travel to ride, I try to convert that to useful information for my readers. I do this several times a year. My wheels have passed over the ground in places such as Glacier National Park, Burlington, Vermont, Lancaster, Pa. and even lesser known areas such as Speculator NY. Of course I ride
all the time in my home region, Virginia’s Blue Ridge, surrounding Roanoke, Va.
It may not sound like it, but I enjoy mountain biking as much or more than riding on the road. It’s just that my friends like the road better and it’s just more convenient. I hope to add even more rides to the mountain bike ride menu in due course.
I must admit a certain affection for craft beers. As I’ve noted in a couple of posts, it’s rare to drop by a craft brewery and not see more than a few cars in the lot with bikes mounted on them. I’ve asked numerous people in the brewing industry why craft beer and bikes go together and no one really has a good answer. But I can tell you that while I am riding the trails or the highways, the thought of a cold one is not far from my mind! Thus, I’ve given myself an excuse to enjoy said cold one as a topic here on the blog. Look for the Beers I have Ridden menu to grow after every significant ride.
There are days when I might leave the bike home and go for a hike, go kayaking or fishing. I also like writing about that stuff and it would be stupid to have separate blogs for each outdoor pursuit. Soooo… there’s a chance that a rogue category may show up and you may have to suffer a shot of two of me holding up a fish.
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