Author Archive | Rob


The century we rode yesterday was a good one. We rode a bit faster than I had imagined we would. Not a record breaker, but faster than planned. It was kind of weird. Every time we mentioned something remotely superstitious in nature…karma would come around and bit us in the butt. Some comment on how […]

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Ride Picture Treasures

I wrote a long ride report over on Bike Forums about the Horribly Hilly Hundreds ride I did last weekend. While combing through other reports I noticed CyLowe’s pictures just don’t show up at work (blocked by the firewall) so I took it upon myself to proxy over and save copies of everything on my […]

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Sometimes I hate wheelbuilding.

Wheel building can be a real pain in the ass sometimes. There really aren’t a lot of really good resources for specific technical questions or aspects of building. I am too lazy to accurately model the stuff in a CAD program…although at some point I will need to, but that’s top secret. So you end […]

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Why not? Everyone else is.

I figured it was time to foray into the blog world. Quite a few friends do it…so why not me. This same rationale has led to various other poor decisions over the years as well…. meh. In general this will be my attempt for a stream of conciousness outside of my normal venues. It will […]

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