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The DCyclist Goes on Tour

Through good fortune and timing, I will be going on tour……….with The Rolling Stones. Ok…..not really. While I will not have roadies (but damn it I need them) I will have friends and bikes. 247 more words


Cyclist killed near Okotoks was married father, avid member of cycling community

When Okotoks firefighter Christopher Brown heard the call on the radio about a cyclist critically injured in a crash south of Calgary on Monday afternoon, his heart sank. 503 more words

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May Day: the Children's Oss

When I have time away from the Trail getting back and riding just emphasises how privileged I am to live alongside this facility.

The vagaries of the weather obviously influence my riding experience and to say that we are lurching from one extreme to another might sound over the top but one minute I am languishing in hot weather on a bed of bluebells chilling out and the very next week It’s back to being all wrapped up and standing on the peddles to combat a Gale force wind. 287 more words

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April 2015 in Review!



Where did you go????

April was busy as usual and flew by just like every other month but that’s ok because…

Yes, it is May!  555 more words

GeoHealth Checkup

This is a video of Max, Kidoura-san and I checking the health of the six geocaches we created and placed in Ishikawa last year during Golden Week. 57 more words


Any day on the bike is a good day on the bike!

Tuesday.  My schedule says 4 x 5 intervals.  My body says, “like hell.”  The sun shines warm and inviting and the trees are full and green.  801 more words


Stop lights and hills are messing with me

With my newfound training plan, I strapped on my heart rate monitor last tuesday morning and headed out for Zone 1 awesomeness.

Unfortunately, I discovered that a mostly downhill commute makes it rather difficult to reach my minimum target heart rate. 453 more words

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