61. Is a Cycling Club for Me?

A Cycling Club for You, a Cycling Club for Me... To be or not to be?  That is the question. But I'm not talking about shuffling off this mortal coil.  I'm talking about something way more important.  I'm talking about whether I should join a cycling club. Actually, should I join ANOTHER cycling club. I'm … Continue reading 61. Is a Cycling Club for Me?


Review: c2 Cold Weather Wear

Baby, it's Cold Outside Last year, Jane Hayes, founder of c2 by Janeware asked if I wanted to review a few articles of her cold weather apparel. "Sweet" I thought. But then I said "Wait, what, me?  What do I know?  I don't know anything?  Do you really want to send me some clothes?". And … Continue reading Review: c2 Cold Weather Wear

54. Great Albion Enduro ’17

36 Seconds September 17, 2017.  Albion Hills Conservation area. My third race of the month (or maybe my fourth--see last blog) plus two weekly series rips. The second annual Great Albion Enduro. A good time was had by all.  A good time was had by me (even though, once again, Superfly wouldn't list me as … Continue reading 54. Great Albion Enduro ’17


46. 24 Hours of Summer Solstice

Chico Racing's 24 Hour of Summer Solstice (20th Anniversary edition). Chico who there? Chico Racing. 24 Hours of what now? 24 Hours of Summer Solstice. sol·stice noun (/ˈsōlstəs,ˈsälstəs/) summer solstice, when the sun reaches its highest point in the sky at noon, marked by the longest day Yup, the longest day of the year.  24 … Continue reading 46. 24 Hours of Summer Solstice


News: 24 Hours of BOOM

Well, I guess it's time... Earlier this season, it was time for Team Colin to do the full marathon distance in a Substance Projects XC Marathon race, so I did it.  50k at the H2i.  Here's the link: Homage to Ice. Then it was time for Team Colin to do the full Paris to Ancaster distance, … Continue reading News: 24 Hours of BOOM


42. Why YOU Need to Race a Weekly Series.

Wohoo. It's The Middle of the Week! Wait, what? I know what you're thinking: Ugh, it's the middle of the week. Last weekend was so long ago, and next weekend is sooooo far away.  Hump Day...the day before Hump Day...the day after Hump Day... Ugh. That's not what I'm thinking.  I'm thinking: Wohoo, it's the MIDDLE … Continue reading 42. Why YOU Need to Race a Weekly Series.


41. O-Cup # 2

Did I Ever Tell You About The Worst MTB Race Ever? O Cup #2 @ MTB Kingston.  What.  A.  Race. What was it?  Was it a MTB race, or a Tough Mudder? Wait, it was a Mountain HIKE race (see what I did there)? For my fourth race in five weekends, I thought I'd take it … Continue reading 41. O-Cup # 2