Category Archives: MS 150

MS 150 Day 2

Kemo and I rode most of the route together…only really getting separated just after lunch for about 15 miles or so. We ended up finishing in 5:47. Continue reading

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MS 150 Training Ride: Final Week

Hit the Veloway this afternoon — lots of sun and a lot of wind (again). Rode and easy 17.3 miles and a nice pace…worked on riding harder through the few small hills on the Veloway. Continue reading

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Countdown to the BP MS 150: 6 Days

I know the economy is tough right now and a lot of you are tightening belts and making cut backs. If that’s you, don’t worry — your prayers and thoughts next weekend will be just as appreciated. Continue reading

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MS 150 Training Ride: Keen Cycling Sandals

During my 5th lap, on the backside of the Veloway, I saw a roadrunner dart across the road. I must have split a pair of the birds, as the second one ran ahead of me for about 50 yards before darting in front of me. I felt a bit like Wile E. Coyote chasing it down the road. Continue reading

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MS 150 Training Ride: 7 Veloway Laps

This evening, I put in 22.7 miles, which is my longest continues non-stop ride in a very long time. Felt really good doing it too. Continue reading

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MS 150 Training: Windy Riding

With less than 2 weeks to go until the MS 150 ride from Houston to Austin, I need to get in 2-3 longer rides (of at least 30 miles each) within the next week and a half (in addition to a few shorter rides plus my CrossFitting) Continue reading

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MS 150 Training: First Road Ride

My knee felt fine, as I averaged just under 17 mph on the ride, which was a little windy on the 4 miles out, and under a nice 88 degree sunny sky. Continue reading

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