After-market parts often outperform those provided by the manufacturer and this is certainly the case with the K-Edge GO BIG mounts. They’re more expensive, but in my opinion, worth it. Continue reading
There are four secrets to cycling faster up hills. The first is where you should be focusing 80% of your effort while the remaining add that extra boost to pass your stronger friends: Continue reading
This time lapse video below was created using my Go Pro Hero 2 camera mounted to my road bike’s handlebars. It was an experiment to see if I could show an entire ride in a short video and what would be the best time lapse video capture rate to use. What you are seeing is Continue reading
This is the fifth day of our bike ride from Pittsburgh to DC connecting the Great Allegheny Passage to the C&O Trail. On this day we rode 72 miles from Hancock, MD to Harpers Ferry, WV so it was a long day. At the end you need to carry your bike up a steel staircase to a railroad bridge across the river. It didn’t rain until about an hour after we got to our cabin at the Harpers Ferry KOA. Our day started on the Western Maryland Trail which was paved for about 10 miles. By about mile 16 we were covered in mud from rains the night before.
Enjoy and be self propelled!