Category Archives: Bikes

2013 Summer Bicycle Tour ~ Preview

We’re home safe.  Yesterday we rode from Ladysmith to Denman Island to complete our 3 and a half week bike tour.  It feels good to have nothing in my pockets and wearing baggy pants.  It’s the first day off the … Continue reading

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A gravelly idea grinding in my mind

Yesterday Norie and I went out for a late afternoon ride without the kids.  The sun was shining and within 2 kms we were witnessing the beauty of nature displayed by the annual herring spawn.  Eagles were soaring overhead and … Continue reading

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I’ve started tearing it down …

For all those riding the Chili 200 ~ you got lucky as it’s a beautiful morning out there.  Vik, aka the Lazy Randonneur took some pictures of the start of the ride that you can see here.  Ride safe everyone … Continue reading

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We’re Back!

I know that I haven’t posted in a while, but I’m hoping to remedy that from now on.  In September, Tai and I had an accident that left my BDB Pelican in a sorry state. We both got banged up … Continue reading

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Snow to Surf 2012 Pt. 2

OK, here are the pictures I promised … I got to race with some great guys from here on Denman Island, and placed 19th out of 185 or so teams. Not too shabby!  The highlight was riding with Tai.  It … Continue reading

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Snow to Surf and everything in between

What a blast! I was out the door on time and all the preparations had been taken care of.  We caught the 8am ferry and stopped at Tim Horton’s for breakfast before heading to the Mtn bike start area. Norie … Continue reading

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In the shop tonight

I was just about 3 minutes to ‘update’, and somehow I lost everything I had written and layed out … relax and breath … OK, I’ll keep the writing short and I have to get some sleep tonight… Some before … Continue reading

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