Project Y

A big part of what helped change my mindset on cycling early last year were the musings of Grant Peterson and the bike philosophy surrounding the likes of ultraromance. For them, the ideologies and pretense…

Strava

I have a love/hate relationship with Strava. It's a fantastic way to track your miles, routes, and progress. But it also helps put a lot of pressure on you and impedes on your enjoyment of…

Bike To Work Day

When I was much younger, the office I worked in was around 2-3 miles from my home. I rode my bike to work nearly every day, taking the long way home at the end of…

REMINDER: Don’t ride on train tracks!

Cycling may have just found it's 2018 Darwin Award frontrunner. How these buffoons managed to get out of there alive is beyond me. I do have to give the dude some credit though. He not…

Cyclist Deaths in Mexico

When I read last week that two European cyclists were found dead in a ravine in southern Mexico, I can't say it came with any bit of shock. Mexico has been inherently dangerous for years,…

Tracklo-Cross

I love when cyclists do things way off the beaten path - no pun intended. Pro cycling has infiltrated the psyche of so many weekend warrior cyclists that it's created this set of rules we're…

spokes // episode 12 :: sugar

I'm a junky for nutritional information. It's amazing to me how much bad information people are given, and how vilified certain foods are. I think sugar has been given a bad rap. On my ride…

spokes // episode 11 :: road wars

A little over two years ago, I started working on a documentary short about the quiet war between motorists and cyclists. I eventually put the project on hold because of a lack of subjects to…