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50-mile Loop 01

Today was the 50 mile training ride. This is how the bike was equipped today. The sun came out for just a few moments as I rolled away from home, making for a nice picture against the brick wall. Then … Continue reading

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Expendable Baggage

In terms of my cycling mission, Trump is a disaster. He is walking back all kinds of gains cyclists and nature lovers have made in the past two decades. In terms of my information hacking interests, Trump is the least … Continue reading

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Cold Tool Chase

I rode today with temperatures between 31° and 38° F, with a firm breeze from the north. The only real problem I had was that riding in the cold like that makes me just a tad light-headed. While my new … Continue reading

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Parts Chasing Adventure

Yesterday’s adventures was a parts-chasing run. On the way, I passed through one of my old neighborhoods. It was some 55 years ago that I lived in what is now called “NW 39th Street Enclave” but which I used to … Continue reading

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Oklahoma Cycling’s Dark Secret

There’s a dark, double secret you aren’t going to hear from cycling advocates. Review: All politicians are evil. The very act of running for office indicates an ambition that morally disqualifies anyone from holding that office. Good moral people do … Continue reading

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Cool in the Park

We are into our second day of snow melt here in Midwest City, OK. The last two days kept me off the bike, since I don’t have spiked tires. The temperature for today’s training session ranged from about 38° to … Continue reading

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My Brand of Advocacy

I wanted to outline for readers what kind of cycling activity I’ll emphasize. That way if it’s not your cup of tea, you can stop wasting time on this blog. I’m not going to stop talking about what I see … Continue reading

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