Monthly Archives: May 2007

cycling
May 22, 2007 posted by

More Cycling + Less Drugs = More Women

This is a sign someone had posted along the Giro route today. Maybe this is how life is in Italy. If so, I’m moving. Regardless, it’s how life should be…

cycling
May 21, 2007 posted by

Piano

Piano may no longer be the tradition it was in the Giro but today’s stage covered 26 kilometers in the first hour, which is an indication that someone is trying…

cycling
May 21, 2007 posted by

Giro, Floyd, and Dope

You gotta love the Giro! I turn on the live broadcast this morning and circus music is playing and the peloton is absolutely flying along at 30kph. At first, I…

cycling
May 16, 2007 posted by

How To Watch The Giro In The USA

The race is currently on the first real climb. It’s not steep enough to sort out the race but in about an hour we should have an idea of who…

climbing
May 15, 2007 posted by

Notes From Everest

I just got a message from my friend, Kevin, who is currently climbing Mount Everest. According to him, “it’s quite the circus!” He’s actually working, which just happens to include…

cycling
May 12, 2007 posted by

Paying Dues

With the Giro getting underway, it’s time to ramp up my fitness on the bike. I’m about to leave for a ride where I’m, for certain, about to get pummeled….

climbing
May 8, 2007 posted by

Tuesday Inspirational Video

Okay, so maybe yesterday’s vid was a little scary. It was inspirational to me, watching her go for it like that. This shows Chris Sharma working on some sick project….

challenges
May 8, 2007 posted by

Saddle Up

On Saturday, I was sandbagged by the Weather Underground. Not the revolutionary group from the 60’s, but rather the web site, which attempts to predict weather down to 3 hour…

climbing
May 7, 2007 posted by

Monday Morning Inspiration Video

Youtube is great, especially for those of us who don’t have TV because, now, when somebody says “did you see…” we can check out whatever it was we missed. Anyway,…

cycling
May 5, 2007 posted by

Il Grande Giro!

I can’t believe it’s May already. In California, our road race season is winding down. In Utah, it’s just beginning; a good thing for me. But May is also the…