• How many times has your helmet saved you?

    Submitted by Kris Thompson on May 6th, 2008

    That is all my son needed last night in the ER to sew his chin back together after he took a spill off of a neighbors ramp with his bike. Read more

    • Your kid is fat

      Submitted by Kris Thompson on April 15th, 2008

      If you were a kid during the seventies, you may remember the old Schwinn Stingrays–they had banana seats, and thick tires in the back for skidding. My friends and I used to ride those bikes around all summer and we were pretty hard on them.  Read more

      • How clean are they

        Submitted by Kris Thompson on April 10th, 2008

        Today I renewed my faith in local cycling and lowered my love for professional cycling. Read more

        • Cyclist and Teenagers Have a lot in Common

          Submitted by Kris Thompson on March 4th, 2008

          A few years ago I had a German exchange student living with me for a year. He was great but boy did he have a lot of energy and there would be times when he was driving me crazy because he had so much unspent energy and my wife would tell me it was “time to run the collie”. So I’d go outside and throw the football, play basketball, whatever it took to get him to calm down…. Read more

          • Ich bin nicht ein Deutsches Mannschaft!

            Submitted by Kris Thompson on February 6th, 2008

            Noise of the day….

            Ya voll, T-Mobile or at least what is left of it is really erasing it’s past image by going so far as to changing it’s nationality from Deutschland to the USA. Give us your poor, your tired, your huddled masses longing to be free… and your former dopping cyclist… Read more

            • Tyler Hamilton Rides with Us Mortals

              Submitted by Kris Thompson on January 20th, 2008

              Local cat 1 rider, Whitey DeBroux tells about how Tyler Hamilton will be riding domestic in 08. Tyler has had is black mark in the media and courts for his suspension for blood doping but whether you believe it or not it is great to see that after all of that noise in his career HE STUCK to it! Some will say he should have ended his career years ago and go out like a champion but I want to know is how do those “champions” quit so easily, especially those riders who receive suspensions and quit? Read more