Author Archives: dgentry

My Blogroll is Too Long

The list of bike related blogs that I read is constantly growing. Whenever I run across a new site, I add it to my Google Reader list, and I now spend way too much time each day trying to read … Continue reading

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Bike Week – Day 2

A little different route today, as I rode to a meeting after lunch, and then after work I pedaled up to the stadium and Cherry Lane before coming home on SR26 and Newman Road. Horses at Sunrise Miles Ridden: 12.1

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Bike Week – Day 1

Miles Ridden: 8.2

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Kramer

Old Fashioned United Baptist Church in IndependenceThe neighbor called Friday night with an interesting proposition. His wife was going to a picnic/gathering type thing in the country north of Kramer today. We could ride out there (about 30 miles), grab … Continue reading

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Unicycle Guy Strikes Again

Hey, remember the Purdue unicycle guy I mentioned in my RAGBRAI post? He was wearing a Purdue Cycling Team jersey that day, and I yelled out “Hey! Purdue guy!” startling him to the point where he almost fell over. We … Continue reading

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Election Day

I went by the library to vote before work today. With all of the talk about high gas prices, mine was the only bike in the rack. Miles Ridden: 11.2

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Like Noodles

After longer rides on Saturday and Sunday, I found my legs to be a little weak today. The ride home, even though I took the direct route, seemed to take for ever. Since I was driving up to another campus … Continue reading

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Could Have Been a Great Story

The neighbor and I decided on taking an extended ride this AM. We hadn’t really decided where to go until we started rolling, and we made a couple of executive decisions during the ride. With almost no wind, it didn’t … Continue reading

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I had some errands on the east side of town today, so I hopped on the Trek 820 with a couple of panniers hanging off the rack. My first stop was at the cable company office to sign up for … Continue reading

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Something Borrowed

The neighbor and I took a morning ride today. Before we left, he was telling me about how he had found his rear tire flat last night and had pumped it up. Then he noticed that it was flat once … Continue reading

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