A ride report from the Winter Gravel Grinder out of Paola, Kansas on January 17th, 2010. It was a tough, dirty ride in really foggy conditions, but still fun!
Month: January 2010
With sunshine and nearly 40 degrees of Fahrenheit goodness, I ventured out to see how the gravel roads were fairing … and watched them turn from slush to mush to mud almost before my eyes
With moderating temperatures and brilliant sunshine, it was time to get out on the bike again. The gravel roads were still mostly snow-covered, but were smooth and clean, and nearly silent.
An open invitation to a gravel road ride on January 17th out of Paola, Kansas, featuring scenic sights, historic locations, and a winter ride on the Flint Hills Nature Trail.
Goal-setting for 2010, and one big, audacious, am-I-crazy-to-even-consider-it goal. Am I nuts?
I’m having trouble finding gloves that work for me in single-digit temperatures. It’s no fun freezing your fintertips off…
Here’s a look back at my 2009 bicycling year, with a quick summary of my stats and some thoughts on the year.