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The High Life

Traveling for business means a lot of travel to non descript places. Spending time in another hotel room. Sometimes they are nice, sometimes not. This one not so good.The bonus can be when you get to meet up with a friend and have them take you for a tour of the area....

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Look Around

Yes I rode the Rapha Gentlemens race.  No I am not writing about it right now.  That will come in a few.Yesterday I rode the mountain bike for the first time in quite awhile.  It didn't whack the back out and it was a good ride. I noticed this Gnome...

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Obsessing

This is our get up for the weekendThe Northeast Rapha Gentlemens Ride is this weekend.  I have been obsessing about it quite a bit.  The decision to not do Granogue was weighing heavy on me, the back is still out of whack and the ride is staring me down....

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Sending Letters Got Cooler

Remember the days before email?  People actually sent letters.  Occasionally bills still need to be submitted using these things called stamps.My mom was at the Post Office and saw these.  Being my mom and all she immediately thought of me and bought...

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Sometimes I Wonder About Me

The iconic picture from the Granogue estate.  Taken during CX season but I hear the MTB race will be taking a pass at it.It was with much difficulty that I made the decision to pull the plug on the 12 hours of Granogue.  Registration for that ends at 11:45...

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Priorities

Look close,  that's a Peacock.  Yes, a freaking Peacock, walking down the road in Bucks County, PA.Obviously I haven't been "Blogging" a bunch lately.  I have been posting semi-regularly on the Book of Faces and over on the Twitter.  The odd thing...

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Migration

Do you remember the ducks from two posts ago?They are migrating.

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Cowbell of the Week

This was given out by TD Bank a sponsor of the "Philly" race for several years. Note the slightly larger size for the bell plus the inclusion of the extremely handy ribbon for maximum "ringage". The logo is the same on both sides.

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This is Why I Ride

After Leesburg Bakers Dozen my riding has been minimal and not altogether enjoyable.  I jacked my back up pretty good and every ride ended in pain.  The combination of sitting on the road mid pace line during the Tim Johnson Ride on Washington, and riding...

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Cowbell of the Week

Saturn used to sponsor a damn good domestic road team. They even used to manufacture cars. No front and back picture this time because it is the same on both sides.

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Cowbell of the Week

This beauty is from 2000 and the defunct Univest Grand Prix. John Eustace of Sparta Cycling is working on a bigger and better race through Bucks County. (My Hood). Looking forward to it. Rosenberger Dairies was a large supporter.

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Leesburg a Few Weeks Late. A Hosiery Story

We've all heard the blog stories before. when posting falls off.  The short story is I don't get paid for this. I started a new job working for Electra Bicycles on March 1st and have been digging it.  It is keeping me busy selling bikes that aren't race...

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