Reflecting

Today is a great day. I took my bro-in-law out to test his new mtb bike on the singletrack of granite bay. Skies were cloudy, temp in the 80’s and the breeze was slight. After 2 hours in the dirt, the legs are that perfect kind of “relaxed” tired. Now I’m home. The toddler and […]

The Rash: Tour of Cali & Strava Redemption

Happy Sunday peeps. If there’s a time to geek out on cycling outside of July, this is truly it. Bike month, ATOC, Spring weather. Can’t beat that. Welcome to another edition of “The Rash”. Tour of California 2014 The Tour of California is complete and the level of excitement and competition was outstanding. Hair-raising sprints, […]

wknd riding

Hey peeps. So when I was gearing up for this past weekend, I fully expected this post would be highly detailed chronicle of the sufferfest that was the Gold Country Fondo. As you can tell, that’s not the case. It turns out the weather had no intentions of agreeing, and even managed to force Big […]

The Rash: Unwinding

Hey Peeps! Welcome to another edition of “The Rash”. I hope everyone made time for some great riding this past weekend. Myself, I hooked up the GoPro to my brand new helmet mount & hit up a couple local staples before a Santa Cruz excursion this weekend…It was terrific. In this week’s rash:  Salmon Falls […]

The Rash: Kits, Burns & GoPro Theater

Hey Peeps. Hope everyone is putting the final touches on a short week at the office and ready for some incredible riding this weekend. This past weekend I took the road bike for a quick trip up Deer Valley on Saturday before departing to Chico for much needed cycling excursion. This time in Chico, I […]

The Rash: A Very Classic Bike Church

Happy Monday Peeps. Great weekend here and I hope yours was the same. In this week’s rash: Photos, Bike church & Some Talk of Big George heading our way. Being that yesterday was Superbowl Sunday, I could comment on the game, but that performance spoke for itself. Those few hours were crammed with all the […]

The Rash: Kicking the new year off Like a Boss

Welcome to “The Rash”, a weekly series on the local cycling scene and general “best of” material. If you’ve got feedback or you’d like to see more on a particular topic, leave a comment. The Rash!? No, future issues won’t likely bare this hideous name (unless they do. It’s kind of catchy, right?), but sometimes […]