Monthly Archives: June 2009

elk park to jones

On Friday I rode elk park to jones park with Mary and Betty. It was a lot of fun it felt good to get out on my mountain bike again but for whatever reason I had a really off day on the bike. My balance and confidence felt all sketchy so I spent a lot […]

emerald valley

Jon and I decided to test our our multi-day camping gear on the emerald valley trail system. We rode up after I got off work on Thursday night. I was able to fit way more than I expected in my bags and when I weighed it with full bottle cages my bike came in at […]


Jon started this ride a few years ago where we rides from our front doors in Colorado Springs to Aspen on our single speed road bikes. This was my 2nd year doing the ride. Here is a picture of our crew from last year. Everyone who went last year came but we were missing one […]

sand creek race

A few weeks back a customer bought a new bike and left her proflex here to throw away. We couldn’t bring ourselves to throw it away so it became the shop lunch bike. We did some interesting upgrades and I think it is now a homeless persons dream bike. On Thursday I went to the […]


Playing around with speed settings.

phantom canyon

Yesterday Jon, Ryan, Shaun and myself set out to do an epic single speed road ride to sort of prepare for our Colorado Springs to Aspen ride we are doing here pretty soon. The route we decided on was leave Colorado Springs on hwy 115 and head south until Canon city and then head up […]