Posts filed under: Bikes I Ride

Bikes I Ride

This is what I think about bikes I have ridden

I ride the same 20-mile loop on my dinner hour 2-3 times a week during warmer weather.  This night almost ended in tragedy when my Shimano Ultegra crank simply snapped...
Genesee Cream Ale was a staple … There’s probably no brew in the nation that’s as close to 180-degrees from craft beer as Genesee Cream Ale.  When I envisioned this...
Once again spring has come and with it the Blue Ridge Bicycle Club’s Spring Summits Challenge. The Club designates ten climbs in the Roanoke area and gives riders the entire...
Classics like the Parkway and my Waterford bicycle belong together The dogwood leaves are beginning to turn. They are always among the first along the Parkway. Everything else is green,...
What is a Schwinn apologist?  It’s a guy who rides a good bike that everyone else thinks is something less.  And he knows it. Call me a Schwinn apologist. I’m...
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Back to riding a bike This was my initial entry in 2015.  As of 2017 I’m still on the bike.  In fact, I’m cycling more than ever.  If you are...