Posts filed under: Virginia’s Blue Ridge Cycling

  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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...
The Star City Medio Fondo What’s 7,000 feet of climbing among friends? As it turns out, too much for my legs. “You know a ‘fondo’ is a race, right?” my...
If there is already another popular loop in the Roanoke area called Twin Peaks, tell me now — but this seems like the perfect name for this amazing loop. I...