Cycling

The My Way Workout

Fed up with complicated intervals, unreachable wattage targets and boring hill repeats?  Try the My Way Workout. Frank Sinatra performed into his eighties while enjoying the late night company of mixed drinks, unfiltered camel cigarettes and the most beautiful women in

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The My Way Workout

Fed up with complicated intervals, unreachable wattage targets and boring hill repeats?  Try the My Way Workout. Frank Sinatra performed into his eighties while enjoying the late night company of mixed drinks, unfiltered camel cigarettes and the most beautiful women in

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Wacky Cycling Inventions I’ve Tried – Aftershokz Bluez 2 Bluetooth Headphones

Conclusion – these $80 off-the-ear wireless headphones work This is the first in an occasional series of posts about strange and creative cycling products that I’ve tried, for better or worse. There’s a lot of victim-blaming in the fact that,

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Wacky Cycling Inventions I’ve Tried – Aftershokz Bluez 2 Bluetooth Headphones

Conclusion – these $80 off-the-ear wireless headphones work This is the first in an occasional series of posts about strange and creative cycling products that I’ve tried, for better or worse. There’s a lot of victim-blaming in the fact that,

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Strava’s global reach, confirmed by sampling

In my earlier post I estimated Strava’s active and premium members by randomly sampling 400 of Strava’s 8.2 million user numbers. In this post I look at what that sample reveals about the geographic and demographic profile of those users. The

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Strava’s global reach, confirmed by sampling

In my earlier post I estimated Strava’s active and premium members by randomly sampling 400 of Strava’s 8.2 million user numbers. In this post I look at what that sample reveals about the geographic and demographic profile of those users. The

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Sampling Strava

I’m an avid user of Strava, the social network for cyclists and runners. Strava has been very successful and lots of people are curious about how many members it has, how many active members, and how many are premium members,

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Sampling Strava

I’m an avid user of Strava, the social network for cyclists and runners. Strava has been very successful and lots of people are curious about how many members it has, how many active members, and how many are premium members,

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Packing an S&S coupled bike

I recently wrote about the single chainring setup on my road bike and I wanted to write more about my experience traveling with an S&S coupled bike.  I’ve been traveling with S&S coupled bikes and Ritchey Breakaways since 1997 and

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Packing an S&S coupled bike

I recently wrote about the single chainring setup on my road bike and I wanted to write more about my experience traveling with an S&S coupled bike.  I’ve been traveling with S&S coupled bikes and Ritchey Breakaways since 1997 and

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Quest for Jensie!

May 10, 2015 UPDATE – Jens is on the lookout Jens Voigt is aware of our trackables and on the lookout for them. Trackable #3 is in the hands of a Berlin geocacher, and #2 is in the possession of

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Quest for Jensie!

May 10, 2015 UPDATE – Jens is on the lookout Jens Voigt is aware of our trackables and on the lookout for them. Trackable #3 is in the hands of a Berlin geocacher, and #2 is in the possession of

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Single Chainring Setup for Road Bike

I’ve been experimenting with a single chainring road bike and I’m very pleased with the results.  I hope my experience will encourage others to try this simple and elegant setup. SRAM released the Force CX1 gruppo for cyclocross but I

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Single Chainring Setup for Road Bike

I’ve been experimenting with a single chainring road bike and I’m very pleased with the results.  I hope my experience will encourage others to try this simple and elegant setup. SRAM released the Force CX1 gruppo for cyclocross but I

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The junker bikes of Florence

This summer I’ve noticed that the city bikes used in Florence are generally old and decrepit. I understand that these bikes are intentionally unattractive to thieves, and in Italy it seems that bikes are exclusively used for either performance or practical cycling,

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The junker bikes of Florence

This summer I’ve noticed that the city bikes used in Florence are generally old and decrepit. I understand that these bikes are intentionally unattractive to thieves, and in Italy it seems that bikes are exclusively used for either performance or practical cycling,

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My Video of How to Fix a Flat Tire

I shot this video with the San Francisco Cycling Club – enjoy!

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My Video of How to Fix a Flat Tire

I shot this video with the San Francisco Cycling Club – enjoy!

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