So this is Christmas

So here it is, another Christmas Eve has arrived. Tomorrow brings the day the gifts are exchanged, and hopefully appreciated, followed by Boxing Day when people flock to the malls in search of deals on things they didn’t get and things they feel they need because the deals are so good. But is this Christmas?…

Christmas Gift Ideas Under $50

It’s just 4 weeks to Christmas Eve, still plenty of time before you have to panic about gift buying, and to help you out for those hard to buy, or new to cycling here are some unique ideas that won’t break the budget. $0.00  Road Id app Yes there are many cycling apps out there…

My Cycling calendar for 2016

So besides riding to and from work 45km – 60km a day 4-5 days a week I’ve lined up several local cycling events for 2016. May 1st:  CN Cycle for CHEO: Help Kids with Cancer 70km The 70km route is the longest available but there are shorter and family friendly distances and besides raising money…

These are a few of my favorite shirts

As large as my collection of cycling kits has become (14 and counting, yes an intervention may be in order), my love of cycling is now spreading into my after work wear. Now those who don’t see me in my cycling gear know of my love of the sport with my collection of causal cycling…

Spring is here

Did the rounds of my favorite LBS (local bike shop) and several of the outdoor retailers and the signs of spring were there. Seems everyone and their dog were all clamoring for bikes, bike repairs, tires, tubes and kit. I did note that disc brakes were in strong appearance on a lot of the new…