Monthly Archives: January 2018

Improving Distance Cycling Performance for Those Over Age 50

Improving Distance Cycling Performance for Those Over Age 50 Last year at age 55 I took up randonneur style cycling where participants enter events lasting 125 miles or more. I did all the event lengths: 200k (125 miles), 300k, 360k, … Continue reading

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Emma Pooley on Climbing

Emma Pooley on Climbing

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RUSA Ride #4: 100k

RUSA Ride #4: 100k Today was another one of those freaky days in January with somewhat high temps. I think it got up to 53 degrees at some point in the early afternoon. I passed several cyclists out on the … Continue reading

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RUSA Ride #3: 100k

RUSA Ride #3: 100k I knew it was supposed to get warm today. But it was also supposed to rain for most of the day. So I had not planned to go for a bike ride. However, at noon I … Continue reading

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RUSA Ride #2: 200K

RUSA Ride #2: 200K PA Randonneurs put on its January 200k ride today after having postponed it the previous two weekends due to inclement weather. Riding is not part of my daily schedule these days. So I was going to … Continue reading

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RUSA Ride #1: 100 Miles

RUSA Ride #1: 100 Miles Today was the first day of the year where the weather was amendable to going for a bike ride here in the Delaware Valley. And I needed to ride one of my RUSA permanents in … Continue reading

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Traffic-Free Gravel Roads

Traffic Free Gravel Roads Nice scenery on video during a cold winter day in NJ. 🙂

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