Tag: cycle

what i learned at the collin classic 2011

today i rode in the collin classic, a rural bike ride rally here in, well, collin county. it seems that every time i take on a challenge like this, i end up learning a lot about myself in the process. how can you not? you spend the whole time pretty much alone. well, i do Read More

i’ve been taken for a ride

so this past weekend i completed a two-day, 150 mile ride across the texas countryside from frisco stadium to the texas motor speedway and then to downtown ft worth. why on earth would i do this? seriously. why? to raise money for nat’l MS (multiple sclerosis) society. even the raising money part was a journey Read More

the glory of it all

one of the rides i’ve been doing to train for the MS150 (a bike ride to raise money for multiple sclerosis), takes me just north of stacy rd into a development that, once there, feels completely separated from the rest of the busy world i seem to live in. the trees overhang the road, you Read More

spinning and paring

today was our first day of spin class 6-6:45 am. it’s official: i’m insane. had you any doubt? the spin class instructor, however, was smart and slept in. or whatever their reason was for not showing up to tell us what to do. so we got a refund for the day, a free pass for Read More