Monthly Archives: February 2013

Final Errandonnee

Finished the challenge today with 31 miles.  Not much to spare, but that’s ok.  Folks in my office have been looking askance at me for the last two days for riding at all with the temperatures as cold as they … Continue reading

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Erranonnee #3

I think I’m going finish the challenge successfully although a bad cold and really frigid temperatures for a couple of days haven’t helped.  Almost there….

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Errandonnee # 2

I think I realized last night why this challenge tickles me so.  It’s because I use my bike for errands on a regular basis and enjoy being able to get things done without a car.  I ride to work as … Continue reading

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Errandonnee #1

I love the idea of errandonnee.  Here’s the link if you want to check it out: http://chasingmailboxes.com/2013/02/05/winter-challenge-the-errandonnee/ Basically, it’s an easy way to enjoy bits of cycling in February and to keep our minds occupied while we’re waiting for the warmer … Continue reading

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No Nemo for Me

I packed my bike and suitcase wondering if I was going to make it to South Florida for the “Boca Kanner,” a 314-km loop in South Florida.  I set the alarm for 3am, resigned to accept my fate; if the … Continue reading

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Moving to Month 2 of Training Program

This Friday I fly to Ft. Lauderdale for the “Boca Kanner,” a 197-mile route that takes in Boca Raton, Lake Okeechobee, and a good long stretch along the Atlantic shore.  If I get myself down there, and if I complete … Continue reading

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