Author Archives: Jeff Lippincott

Metric Century Bike Ride with Mary F

Metric Century Bike Ride with Mary F Definitely a long day for me today. I worked all night and went for a long hot bike ride after work. Totally exhausted at the end, then got 6 hours of sleep before … Continue reading

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Metric Century Bike Ride with Mary F

Metric Century Bike Ride with Mary F Got in another 60+ mile bike ride today on the old CX bike. Met up with Mary F over at the ice rink in Mercer County Park. I designed the route which headed … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Solo Ride: 21 miles

Saturday Morning Solo Ride: 21 miles I figured out yesterday that it was time to start riding regular again. When I got up this morning I pulled the track bike out and installed two new tires on it. The tires … Continue reading

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Another Ride with Mary

Another Ride with Mary Mary is doing a good job of keeping me honest on the bike. If it were not for here I probably wouldn’t have gone riding today. I met her at the ice skating rink in Mercer … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Ride with Mary

Saturday Morning Ride with Mary Met Mary again at the ice skating rink in Mercer County Park. We did a metric century together, and the weather was really nice for such a ride. I hadn’t ridden since our last ride. … Continue reading

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Saturday Morning Ride with Mary

Saturday Morning Ride with Mary Not a bad day for a ride. Drove over to Mercer County Park’s ice rink to meet Mary F for a 62-mile ride we had planned. The parking lot I had planned to park in … Continue reading

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Got the Email from RUSA About New Perm Program

Got the Email from RUSA About New Perm Program This evening at 7:30 PM I got an email from the new Perm Committee at RUSA.org which outlined how the recently defunct perm program will be resurrected. The new program will … Continue reading

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116 1000k Brevets in US

116 1000k Brevets in US At the time I write this post there are some 116 1000k bike routes (brevets) that a RUSA member can ride for mileage credit. They breakdown across the US as follows: California (16), Colorado (4), … Continue reading

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Changes With RUSA

Changes With RUSA This afternoon I got the email from Peter Dusel whereby he cancelled his upcoming Lap Around Lake Ontario event scheduled for July 8th. I knew that was coming quite a while ago. But today it was made … Continue reading

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Covid-19 Pandemic and Endurance Cycling

Covid-19 Pandemic and Endurance Cycling It’s interesting to see how the Covid-19 pandemic has affected training patterns for cyclists. With group riding outdoors being pretty much eliminated, and the Spring weather conditions being kind of lousy, most cyclists seem to … Continue reading

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