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…

spokes // episode 10 :: walnut trail, irvine

The Walnut Trail begins off Sand Canyon Avenue just south of the railroad tracks. This well-maintained, smooth-paved trail follows the tracks heading northwest. You cut through a section of the lush Oak Creek Golf Club…

spokes // episode 9 :: peters canyon, the…

I regret not having taken you on a ride here, and I have only myself to blame. Summer came, then school started, then we had two fires back-to-back. The second one burned it down. I…