2020.10.03 – Beach Channel Time Trial #1 p/b Dr. Chris O’Neal of Brooklyn and New York Bike Lawyers

It has been a while I last posted something. This has been a busy summer between work, orchestrating the social distancing events at the Kissena Velodrome, training, and the unexpected welcoming of someone in my life: Amy. Furthermore, this summer I received some bad news. In June my coach, whom I had been with for … Continue reading 2020.10.03 – Beach Channel Time Trial #1 p/b Dr. Chris O’Neal of Brooklyn and New York Bike Lawyers

2020.04.28 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #5: Unfinished Business

At the start of May, the Powers That Be want to increase the distance for the Long Island Social Distancing Individual Time Trial. However, I felt that I still had some unfinished business on the ten kilometer loop, so after checking the weather forecasts, I made plans to go out there again on Tuesday after … Continue reading 2020.04.28 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #5: Unfinished Business

2020.04.19 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #3: Bizarro Week.

Week three has finally come and is almost now gone. It is fun to spend all week in anticipation of the weekend race. Unfortunately the weather did not want to cooperate over the weekend. I was going to race the TT Saturday, but with rain predicted through mid afternoon, I thought it be wiser to … Continue reading 2020.04.19 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #3: Bizarro Week.

2020.04.11 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #2

Week number two seems to have snuck up on me. Early in the week I got some bike commutes to work, Monday with Rhea (Goddess of Comfort,) my training road bike, and Tuesday with Brighid (the Celtic Saint and Goddess of Poetry, Healing and Smith-craft,) my single speed fixed gear road going bike. On Wednesday … Continue reading 2020.04.11 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #2

2020.04.05 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #1

It has been a while since I last posted. Following the roller races, I put my head down and started training. I managed to increase my volume substantially while also doing intervals. Between January and February I was able to accumulate around 1500 miles of riding. I was feeling good, strong, and ready to have … Continue reading 2020.04.05 – Long Island Social Distancing TT #1