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Mar 16, 2018

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Sep 20, 2017

Perfect day for a morning ride!
Aug 26, 2017

Whos riding their bike🚴‍♂️ today? Don't forget to bring along your four legged friends! 🐕 Dogs like bikes too! Plus, its #NationalDogDay so post a pic of your dog riding a bike, or just a pic of you
Aug 21, 2017

If you don't have (or want to pay) strava premium, this little tool can be pretty handy to convert strava segments over to garmin segments. http://gniza.org/segments/
Aug 15, 2017

I have tried to climb this grassy sled hill several times in the past with my road bikes with road tires. Epic fail! I could only get 3/4 of the way up before losing traction and falling over. Yesterd
Aug 11, 2017

Wanna see how you stack up against the other riders in the club? Just click the link below and join the club! https://www.strava.com/clubs/199005/leaderboard
Aug 3, 2017

This frame was left for dead on the side of the road! Some people have no heart. :( At least they left a note. I cant tell what type of frame this is. Too much gold spray paint! Any one have a guess?
Aug 2, 2017

So, have you had an epic ride before? Have you posted it to strava and watched the kudo's roll in? Awesome! Congrats. What next though? Live off the adrenaline high for a few hours and then wait until
Feb 18, 2018

We have finally finished the design for our Club Kits. We will be using Pactimo for these awesome kits designed by Channell Designs (thats me) :) If you are intersted in purchasing one, please let me
Sep 22, 2017

As an experiment, I setup a custom map to mark the locations of cycling-related, um, things - such as dogs, gravel, etc. Try it out: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Q9kbHY5bDGFEp9JuevLJ_5wWKA0&usp=
Sep 1, 2017

So, I think I have some work to do on my bike handling skills. What about you guys?
Aug 21, 2017

If you use a Garmin, there are a LOT of bugs associated with course routing and navigation. One way to potentially limit those, is to primarily use the Garmin Connect platform as the "gateway" for wha
Aug 18, 2017

Road bikes are for riding on roads, gravel bikes are for riding on gravel, mountain bikes are for riding on mountains, well not really mountains but off road trails. Today I took my new Specialized Di
Aug 15, 2017

There's a wrong way And then there's a right way! Which type of cyclist are you? I hope its the second one.
Aug 3, 2017

This link has a pretty comprehensive list of strava third-party tools. Check it out and let us know what your favorites are. http://www.scarletfire.co.uk/strava-sites/
Aug 2, 2017

Just spent 5 hours riding around marking the routes. Not quite finished yet. 134 miles is a long way!!
Aug 1, 2017

If it's not gravel it grass! https://www.strava.com/activities/1111944820/embed/8e59ec7aad8e1851566137c57fca5658c8be66b6