Long Mountain Ride

This was my longest ride to date: I rode 69 miles in the mountains and climbed about 4,000′ in the process. Up top, the road meanders up and down hills and it is very scenic. What I really like is going downhill! I got up to 45 mph on this downhill stretch- I think my … Continue reading Long Mountain Ride

Training hard…

…in the White Mtns of eastern AZ. All rides are at 8,500′ to 10,500′ elevation. Beautiful scenery, lots of wildlife and endless hills and mountains to climb! I just wish there was more oxygen… Short rides are 15-20 miles and long rides are 50-60 miles. I only have about two more weeks of training- we … Continue reading Training hard…