Category Archives: Bikes

Bike posts, including fitting, buying, fixing, and the learning curve

Weekly Update – December 17, 2012

I keep saying I’m going to blog more, then life keeps getting in the way. No excuses, just busy – work, training, getting ready for Christmas…. and enjoying my new bike!! 🙂 I love, love, LOVE my new bike, a … Continue reading

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Buying a New Bike – Doing My Research

Let me start by saying, Bruce bought himself a new triathlon bike this month. We’ve been considering upgrading our bikes for a while, and I made him a deal – he got his first (so that I didn’t have bike … Continue reading

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Planning Next Season – A Trip to Quebec?

Racing season is almost over. It was supposed to be over, but after my DNF on Saturday, we’re now thinking about doing the last local race of the season this coming weekend. There are a few challenges around doing the … Continue reading

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Pain, Numbness, and a New Bike Saddle

OK – warning for any male readers I might have: this post may get a little graphic about my girly bits. Last year when I bought my bike, I was fitted by the manager at the bike shop. At the … Continue reading

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Why I Shop Local – Alter Ego Sports

So back in January I posted about my bike buying experience, going into great detail all the steps I went through to get fitted for a bike. What I didn’t spend a lot of time on was talking about the … Continue reading

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