COVID-19 Wk 8: Keep Keeping On

Here we are again (still?). Ending another week of hands down the strangest time of my whole life. Oregon is still seeing cases of the virus but at least no new deaths in the past 24 hours. Plans are also taking shape for the opening of businesses again. It’s easy to see that people are…

I “accidently” bought a new bike (frame)

It wasn’t really an “accident” that I bought a new bike frame but I can always blame Mia for leaving me unattended the other weekend while she went to Napa to run a half marathon with her cousin….yeah, that is who’s fault it is…Mia’s and kinda Kristi’s fault too. I actually almost bought this exact…

Silver Star Prison Break 2018

After two aborted attempts earlier this year to get this ride up and running Brian Hart shot for a 3rd attempt scheduled for May 20th.  The last two attempts were foiled by snowfall and impassable (on a bike) roads because of said snow. Well Brian nailed it this weekend.  The weather was darn near perfect and…

Timber Logjam V3

Call me what you will but spending over 7 hours in the saddle for a ride is a sure fire way to have a good day.  I’m also going to have to say that I am grateful for a wife who understands that I need to, every once in a while, go out on a…