Tag Archives: epic tour

Taking a Ride on the Niagara Escarpment

On Sunday I participated in the Epic Tour Halton, or the GTA Gran Fondo. Despite the name confusion for me, it was the same event I took part in last year.  If you recall, last year’s event took place during … Continue reading

Posted in Aspirations, Reflections, Perfection, bicycles, bicyles, cycling, cyclist case, epic tour, Gran Fondo, GTA, Halton, maximum speed, Niagara Escarpment, preparation | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

This Year’s Jersey

After a mediocre and rather long teaching day, I headed to Gears Bike Shop to pick up to pick up my package for the 2016 Epic Tour. If you recall, last year’s Epic Tour was a cold and rainy affair … Continue reading

Posted in Aspirations, Reflections, Perfection, bicycles, bike shop, bus, business, cycling, epic tour, jersey | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Epic Tour, Epic Rain, Epic Wind

The Epic Tour is over and I just thought I would try to sum up my thoughts on the whole endeavour. The Weather The Epic Tour had epic rain and epic wind. It also had a wet parking lot and … Continue reading

Posted in Aspirations, bicyles, challenges, cycling, endurance, friendship, goals, growth, hard work, Perfection, personal best, speed, tenacity | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Packed for the Big Ride

Tomorrow is the culmination of my cycling summer. My ride is only 125kms, but it should test me and my stamina. If it rains, it will also test my balance. Let’s hope that doesn’t happen. I am hoping to take … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, ambition, Aspirations, bicycles, cycling, cyclist case, preparation | Tagged , , , , , | 1 Comment