Monthly Archives: January 2009

Core Dump

This is the first core dump of ’09.  Get used to it. Saturday, the 17th of January, I dragged my sorry butt out of bed early and rode over to Camp Hill for the 1st of 3 HBG bike maintenance … Continue reading

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Cold rides and what to wear

8 slow, easy miles last night.  22F.  I even had a little frost on my balaclava, but it melted the instant I walked in the front door.  The Collegiate and I rode to the Giant supermarket in Camp Hill and … Continue reading

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6 miles of hurt

I hate the Holidays.  Specifically the Holidays in November, December and January.  My little episode with shingles put the kibosh on cycling, so I sat around getting flimsy.  Then Thanksgiving rolled around and I ate.  A lot.  We must have … Continue reading

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4 weeks on

It’s been 4 weeks.  It still sucks.  Yesterday, I went out for groceries, and as I was leaving the supermarket a bunch of employees were coming in from their smoke break.  And they smelled really, really bad, which made me … Continue reading

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Enablement and tripification

The Long Haul Trucker is on Layaway.  The Pedal Pusher had a green ’08 in my size, so I got that one.  For those of you shopping for a complete LHT, the 2008 models have Sugino cranks and decent handlebars.  … Continue reading

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