Are You and Your Significant Other Cycling Compatible?

I love to ride and am a bit of a cycling fanatic. Susan? Not so much. And less and less as the years go by. This makes us a cycling incompatible couple. And yet, somehow, despite this huge hurdle, we’ve been able to stay happily married for 27 years. At least I think we’re happily married. … Continue reading Are You and Your Significant Other Cycling Compatible?

More Signs You’re A Cycling Fanatic: From Lots of Fanatical Readers/Riders

I'm not alone! There are plenty of cycling fanatics out there, and my recent post on the warning signs struck a chord of recognition with so many of you. Scores of reader/riders commented, confessed, felt a little better ... and then probably went for a long ride. So, here's my follow-up post with several of … Continue reading More Signs You’re A Cycling Fanatic: From Lots of Fanatical Readers/Riders

A Self-Supported or Organized Bike Tour? What You Need to Know to Decide …

I admit it: I used to be a self-supported, bike-touring snob, and looked down upon all the people I rode past who were part of an organized bike tour. Even when they were stopped, in some beautiful garden or next to a castle, eating the delicious lunch the tour-group's catering director had created for them. … Continue reading A Self-Supported or Organized Bike Tour? What You Need to Know to Decide …