I was able to get back out to the trail late spring and my initial impressions were simply amplified. This trail is absolutely going to be one of my regular rides. Stunning terrain, gorgeously maintained trail and honestly its as hard as you want to make it.
Currently rated Green, I would say this well represents why the green, blue, black system doesn’t always work well.… Read the rest
Sharing Your Riding Experience with children – Mac-Ride
Mac-ride is a new take on an old, and dare I say, outdated method to include your kids in your riding. From the old school seat over the back wheel, to the newer larger style that fit under or around the front of the bike we have had methods to carry kids for years on bikes.
The Mac-ride is an innovative variation of this with a small and lean saddle that also allows your child to hold onto the handlebars.… Read the rest
I may elaborate further on too tools I use to keep track of my cycling life. But as it stands, I use two. I prefer Mapmyride for the mid ride stats, not to mention just general usability. Plus, it worked with my hr monitor. Strava did not. However Strava fills the stats geek in me with joy. Breaking down the rides in more logical segments and in general just being stronger for analysis.… Read the rest