Thanks for reminding me that an eight hour drive Denver to Omaha is much better than trying to fly there these days. Had we decided to fly instead of drive this year, it is very likely that the Southwest FUBAR would have screwed us. Of course, if it had, we still would have had the option of jumping in the car and driving, just getting in later…[Read more]
I did the loop on 700×25 Gatorskins with no problem. Stay in the groove if one exists, otherwise, just let the bike go. Most problems on surfaces like that come when someone tries to brake. Don’t brake! Leave enough space around you and let it go.
What is this about a patch? When I got to Imogene there were maybe 20 riders there, and no…[Read more]
The same people dissing Lance would probably love to play softball with Mark McGwire, admitted steroid user, who by the way is a freaking coach for the Padres. Lance is permanently banned from sanctioned competition or competitive involvement in any Olympic sport. If MLB, NFL, NBA and NHL had anti-drug regimens even half as strict as…[Read more]
This was my fourth RAGBRAI, and as usual, I have a few random thoughts.
– It is mysterious to me why people will queue up for the food trailers when in many cases there are wonderful, air conditioned, sit down restaurants just steps away, which in most cases are less expensive than the carnival food. We had awesome Chinese, Mexican, and American…[Read more]