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The Tour of Dubai’s Prologue’s Prologue



I’m just going to assume that you’ve never been to Dubai. Prior to my arrival 21 hours ago, I’d never met anyone who’s been to Dubai, I’d never been to Dubai myself, […]

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Throwback



Oh geeze, where does the time go? I can’t help but use hokey vernacular as I put pen to paper – or finger to keyboard – from arguably America’s corniest town, Solvang, […]

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Also took the folks to a final dinner in CA before they set back to the eastern tundra - Tar&Roses in Santa Monica. L-R: Bone marrow, oxtail dumplings, pigs' ears, and beef carpaccio.

Californian Montage



I’m doing an uncharacteristically poor job of updating my site. And for that I sincerely apologize. Thankfully a photo is worth a thousands words — or at least a brief blurb as […]

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What’s in a Name? …the #300NotOn100 Photo Essay



The “300 Not On 100″ is an evolution. Tim Johnson and I are good friends. We both hail from New England and we both race bikes. With a sense of adventure, the […]

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When it’s Good, it’s GREAT



I find myself filling out forms in regards to taxes, insurance, credit card, or anything medical and know that when I list Professional Cyclist in the box seeking my job title, it […]

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Toto, We’re Not in Kansas Anymore



…But I never was in Kansas so that title is something of a moot point. My early exit from the Tour de France left me in something of a mental tizzy, but […]

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In Search of a Little Humanity



I hit the ground at 53kph. With no more protection than a millimeter or two of neon green spandex plus some aerodynamic styrofoam atop my head, I didn’t stand a chance. My […]

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Tranquillo



I’m in the midst of one of the most relaxingly days in recent memory. I have the day entirely free from the bike so more than anything I’m trying to meld into […]

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