When you love riding in the hills it can become a bit of a reflex to simply head out for rides that are nice and lumpy. But as I was reminded on Saturday, there is something very satisfying about heading out for a pancake-flat ride like Beach Road every once in a while. Read more “Why I love cycling on Beach Road”
Whenever I ride with the eQuipo tranQuilo boys, I'm reasonably confident of holding my own in the hills. Sure, I mightn't finish every climb first, but I'm usually able to finish in the top few. But when the road is flat I seem to find things rather more difficult. Read more “Arthurs Seat return: mostly flat with a dash of climbing”
Route: Yarra Glen to Maroondah Reservoir, return
Duration:1 hour 40 minutes
After missing out on a ride last weekend I was keen to get a couple in this weekend. After heading out to the Dandenongs on Saturday … Read more “Episode 6: Welcome to summer”
With my registration for the Three Peaks Challenge 2011 now complete, it's time to start training... Read more “Episode 1: And so it begins”
It would be fair to say that the 3 Peaks Challenge dulled my enthusiasm for cycling a little. For those that didn't catch the debacle that was our attempt to complete the 3 Peaks Challenge, you can read all about it the preceeding posts.
That's not to say that I haven't been riding at all since March - I have, albeit at a dramatically reduced frequency. Read more “For those that are wondering…”