Archive for June, 2007

BJRU07 at the GFLBT: The ride (Part 1)

Friday, June 15th, 2007

Not only did I survive the Great Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour, I thrived. I enjoyed this past weekend so much, I’m already planning to do the GFLBT next year. And the next BikeJournal Reunion, wherever it may be held. Although the proposal by Club Hypoxia in Colorado (Motto: “Oxygen or Altitude—Pick One”) already has me […]

New wheels!

Sunday, June 10th, 2007

After much anxiety, my new wheels arrived late Thursday afternoon. All’s well that ends well, I guess, but it sure was frustrating when they hadn’t arrived on my drop-dead date of Wednesday and I couldn’t get any response from the wheelbuilder. Then, I had them delivered to the library so that there was no way […]

First crash

Wednesday, June 6th, 2007

A day off the bike works wonders for how I feel when I get back on. Especially after last week which began with a 68-miler. I rode all seven days last week, something I seldom do. This Sunday we had the first rainy day in weeks and I stayed in. Monday started rainy as well, […]