Miles:
35078 total / 3665 in 2014
Goal:

To RIDE, RIDE, and RIDE again weather permitting and to hook up with as many DM'ers is personas possible

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  • 20 miles
  • 01:23 time
  • 1081 calories
  • 1 workouts
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Entries

  1. VELO
    Up Deerplay before Miami 19.8 mi 01:23 14.3mph pace

    Sorry I have been missing for a few days. I was working Sat, Sun and Mon, so today was the first chance I had.
    I had to get a ride in as we are off to Miami tomorrow, 3 days in Miami then a 7 night... read more

    • Douglas R.
      Douglas R.

      Take photos on the ship bike if it faces the water!

      3 days ago Like

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    • Greg W.
      Greg W.

      Have a great cruise and have fun signing karaoke too :)

      1 day ago Like

    • Kelly P.
      Kelly P.

      I feel sorry for you having to go to Miami while us DMers enjoy riding through mud and rain with cold fingers and toes in the dark. But I guess going to Miami will give you some tough skin for when you come back to your country of WAZ! lol Have fun you bumm!! :)

      1 day ago Like

  2. VELO
    Windy but we beat the WAZ 25.8 mi 01:48 14.3mph pace

    Out with my good buddy Sean (who has been a rock through my illness). His mantra is "ARE YOU RIDING OR HIDING?". An old school type of bloke, doesn't possess a turbo as he keeps repe... read more

  3. VELO
    Deerplay Loop 18.1 mi 01:13 14.9mph pace

    Since I hit my goal of a 50 mile ride within 100 days of my operations I have resumed normal workout reporting.
    Felt immensely chuffed with myself yesterday completing my goal with 52 days to go.
    ... read more

  4. Shared Photo

    Today's elevation profile, 52.02 miles and 2856 feet of climbing

  5. VELO
    Day 42 of 100 52.02 mi 03:37 14.4mph pace

    Well with 58 days to go I have completed my goal, to ride a 50 miler within 100 days of my Operations.
    perfect cycling day, weather still mild for November at 10C and the wind at a very manageable ... read more

  6. What one word best describes how cycling makes you feel?ALIVE!!!!

  7. VELO
    Day 41 of 100 21.2 mi 01:29 14.3mph pace

    Day 39 was taken up visiting the youngest daughter Evie at Warwick University.
    Day 40 was taken up papering the dining room
    Day 41, the early morning was taken up laying the new carpet in the dini... read more

    • Kelly P.
      Kelly P.

      For a semi-retired man, you certainly are busy. Glad to know someone out there knows what it's like to squeeze in a ride. (I work 7 days a week). That's huge elevation climbing in that distance Kev. Awesome

      10 days ago Like1 person

    • Mike D.
      Mike D.

      A full life!

      10 days ago Like

    • Julie S.
      Julie S.

      Wow! So busy! Glad you got to see your daughter! Good luck on the dining room!

      9 days ago Like

  8. VELO
    Day 38 of 100 30.12 mi 02:04 14.6mph pace

    Well the weather held up and I was able to venture out. Still quite mild for this time of year (8C). No Waz and wind at 10-12mph made for good cycling conditions.
    Took in the climb of O'wd Be... read more

  9. Day 35, 36 and 37 of 100 were taken up my me returning to work!!. Yep I know I am retired but before the illness I did work part time as an Intelligence Advisor with the Police. So it was nice to g... read more

  10. VELO
    Day 34 of 100 10 mi 00:40 15.0mph pace

    Busy day, stripping the dining room ready for re wallpapering and painting ( I think my good lady wife is hinting at new carpet as well).
    Weather was WAZZY no not the best day for a ride, so on th... read more

  11. VELO
    Day 33 of 100 17 mi 01:00 17.0mph pace

    Busy day so I had to resort to an evening hour on the Devils Child, the turbo
    But at least it ZaPPed the pEskY ZerO

  12. Shared Photo

    Another shot of the War memorial, a beautiful Autumn day

  13. Shared Photo

    The war memorial at the top of Deerplay

  14. VELO
    Day 32 of 100 20.5 mi 01:25 14.5mph pace

    With it being Remembrance Sunday I did my Deerplay loop and stopped of at the war memorial.
    It looked stunning and somber in the Autumn sunshine, wreathes had already been laid when i got there. I ... read more

  15. VELO
    Day 30 of 100 28.1 mi 01:59 14.2mph pace

    "Are you riding or hiding?"
    That was the text from my good buddy Sean this morning. We had arranged to ride but the weather was crap, heavy WAZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    So not one to... read more

  16. VELO
    Day 29 of 100 10 mi 00:40 15.0mph pace

    Nothing planned for today so just a leg loosener on the turbo after yesterdays hilly miles. Got a ride planned with my good buddy Sean on Friday which looks like it will be a very WAZZY one

  17. Shared Photo

    So lucky to have this virtually on my doorstep

  18. Shared Photo

    More empty roads towards Longridge Fell

  19. Shared Photo

    Empty dry roads in stunning scenery

  20. Shared Photo

    It truly was a beautiful autumn day, the colours were incredible