Category 250lb. Ghost

Pancakes for Breakfast

First of all I want to invite all of you adventurous riders to the June 20th Retro Road Ride. Starting at Chilao and going over Pacifico to the Angeles Forest Highway and back around with half fire road and half…

Karma

I would like to report that Martin “El Presidente” Gomez’s Karma seems to be on the mend, but what a beating it took! First the trailer got stolen, with a bunch of bikes, then he has to go to Big…

Why can’t I climb

Nice weather has been shining on my back lately. The commutes have been relatively peaceful and routine. Nobody has bothered or buzzed me on the way to work. The sweat quotient is a little up, but nothing that can’t be…

Mi Panza

The Panza is going down. Slowly but surely it is receding to the depths of my waistline. This morning’s ride was a nice one, allergies are down, and the legs felt good. The climbing and hiking I did over the…

Music, gum, Blackout, buzz

So today I got some new music to drop into a minidisk for the ride to work. I am psyched, got the Jem driven by some nice bass and beats, Kinky with the Latino funk rock going on, and the…

Spring Smells

Spring is trying to break the hold of winter over the morning air, or at least that was a nice way of putting the miserable stench in the air from all the garbage juice on the road this morning. My…

Out of Nowhere

So yesterday evening on the ride home a car hit me. What made this weird was that it wasn’t an accident. The hit and run driver took me out from behind and pushed me to the curb. Either it was…

Mondays!

So I woke up this morning and got on the bike, my spandex outfit though felt like if it was Peter Jackson’s tux, way tight. I was definitely on the girdle patrol, with my William Shatner gut trying to pop…