Monthly Archives: June 2008

I’m prouder of myself…

No, not because I made my second bike commute into work today (it’s actually pretty lame that I’ve made excuses for nearly two weeks). It’s because I made it up that big hill that killed me on my first ride. … Continue reading

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KC Bike Commuting: Spin Pizza Olathe

KC Bike Commuting: Some weekend fun. Okay, so the new spin (as opposed to the Old Spin in Overland Park / KS) is only about 2 miles from my office (7-9 miles from home). I’m really not surprised to hear … Continue reading

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Rack and Trunk Bag / Panniers are In

As I mentioned earlier I’ve been waiting on my rack to come in. It did yesterday and I got it installed last night. Of course, that was after I hunted in vain for the mounting eyelets on the rear fork … Continue reading

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My Ride Home or Why I NEED to Ride My Bike

Riding back was as fun as I thought it would be, and the Haller Trail was more manageable coming the other direction. Luckily, the thunderstorms we had in Olathe calmed down well before I left the office. There was plenty … Continue reading

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My Bike & Gear

If anyone is interested, here’s my current commuting set up: Bike: Trek Soho S – Stock, so far Pack: Old Lafuma Evolution Light – Just enough space for my laptop, a book, a change of clothes, and a bit of … Continue reading

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My Inaugural Ride

So… today was my first day riding my new bike to work. My current route is about 5 miles one way, from ~ K-7 & Santa Fe to 118th & Renner, Olathe, KS. Now, that google map is a bit … Continue reading

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