Tag Archives: Cycling

Weeeee-hooooo

What does a running blogger post about on a Monday when she’s done absolutely no running all weekend? Cycling, of course. The Dude was born into a cycling household. Before he was born, we cycled everywhere and were obsessed with … Continue reading

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A weekend in Marin

This weekend, we snuck off for a weekend away. We didn’t go far – just about an hour from home, but it felt like a world away. We headed over the Golden Gate Bridge to Marin County and the lovely … Continue reading

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This week in running…

Thanks everyone for your kind words about Bay Breeze! I’m still buzzing about it! Brazen Racing do this great thing where they allow amateur photographers on the course, and they upload their photos onto Picasa for us runners to download … Continue reading

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Bay Breeze: The Preview

Happy Valentine’s Day, everyone. Tomorrow is the Bay Breeze 10k and my new PR attempt! This race takes place across the San Mateo bridge in the East Bay, just half an hour from where I live. The course is flat, … Continue reading

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Building blocks

For a while now, I’ve been feeling out-of-shape. Not badly so, but just not as fit as I used to be. Until last week’s trail adventures at Briones, I hadn’t run 13 miles since the Half Moon Bay Half-Marathon at … Continue reading

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Places that make my heart glad: France.

Having watched Amélie at the weekend, I’m missing France this week. If I were to advise an American friend as to which single European country to visit, without a shadow of a doubt I would tell them to go to France. To … Continue reading

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Pushing the pace

The good news is that my melodramatic striking down with metatarsalgia seems to be over…a lot of frozen peas and an extra rest day and I’m pain-free. I’ll keep on with the icing for a while though…phew, I thought I was … Continue reading

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Biking the Bridge

When you read this, we will be sunning it up in Yosemite on our second mini-holiday with the parents!!! But I’d hate to leave you, my sole reader, with nothing to read! So. On Friday, we went for a bike … Continue reading

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The best $5 I ever spent!

Remember that Half Marathon I did the other week?? Remember this photo? This was my little man on a bicycle seat for the first time. We are the proud owners of a trailer and we’ve used it a decent amount, … Continue reading

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1200 miles across Europe

We’re talking bikes today!! Firstly, because I know you love it, it’s your Tour de France update. Thomas Voeckler won yesterday, a Frenchman. The French are having nearly as good a Tour as the Brits are! But yesterday was an … Continue reading

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