63. Hardwood Fatbike Race

When in Doubt, Race Awesome. Awe.  Some. AWESOMEAWESOMEAWESOME! What a great race.  It was The Hardwood Fatbike Race:  Race #4 in the 45NRTH Ontario Fatbike Race Series (p/b Cannondale, Substance Projects, and The Crank & Sprocket Bicycle Co.).  Say that fast three times. Yes, seriously, that's the full name race. When the organizers announced the … Continue reading 63. Hardwood Fatbike Race


8 Weeks: Week 3

Um, It's Kinda/Sort-Of/Almost Getting Easier... Okay, so I was pretty optimistic for week 3. Well, sort of. This is FAR from the toughest thing I've done, and it's certainly a First World problem, but it's pretty damn tough nonetheless.  After a solidly healthy breakfast, it all goes downhill.  That means the hours of 7AM to … Continue reading 8 Weeks: Week 3

62. 8 Weeks Until Showtime!

8 Weeks.  8 Weeks?  8 Weeks! Oh crap. There's only 8 weeks left in the season of "Pfft, I can totally eat that"/"I've still got time to get in shape", before the 2018 Race Season begins. That means, in 8 short weeks it'll be time to stuff my ever-largening body into a spandex kit, and … Continue reading 62. 8 Weeks Until Showtime!


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


News: The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway!

The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway! Once again, Team Colin is holding a super sweet, totally awesome, massively huge, REALLY BIG GIANT GIVEAWAY. It's FUNTACULAR! It's BOOMTASTIC! It's a FUNDEMIC! My son suggested the first two names. Once again, mountain biking is about to get a little bit awesomer, with the Team Colin Really … Continue reading News: The Team Colin Really Big Giant Giveaway!


58. The South Scarborough Loop

WHATTARIDE! Ugh.  I've been AWOL from my bike seat for a few weeks. September may have been the epicest month ever on a bike, but and with report cards due, two kids, a tired body, Halloween, and a crazy schedule, it's been almost impossible get on my bike lately. Although I found time last week … Continue reading 58. The South Scarborough Loop


News: Team Colin Day (um, Night) @ Joyride 150

It's Team Colin Day (um, Night) @ Joyride 150 Yup, you read that right.  It's Team Colin Day (um, Night) @ Joyride 150, and that means HALF PRICE admission at Canada's biggest and baddest indoor bike park, Joyride 150. No guff, no strings, no foolin'. Here's the thing:  Joyride isn't just a BMX park, and … Continue reading News: Team Colin Day (um, Night) @ Joyride 150