A Bicycle Club with 800 members in 1895.

How did this little town in 1895 have over 800 members in it's Cycling Cub? I'm sure it had to do with Goold Cycle Company with 350 men producing 100 bicycles a day; manufacturing their most popular model, the Red Bird Bicycle. “At the turn of the century, cycling was the most popular sport in... Continue Reading →

Discover the great outdoors.

Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays! I'd like to share with you a variety of snowy scenery photos and activities you can do outside - all you have to do is take a stroll and discover what our wonderful world has to offer. Be a kid - make a snowman. Okay, this next picture doesn't fit my... Continue Reading →

Dofasco 2000 Rail Trail – Soon to be expanded.

The Dofasco 2000 Rail Trail, located in Hamilton, Ontario, is a 11.5km trail made up of hard crushed gravel, paved road and boardwalk. At one end, the trail starts directly across Ridge Road from Devil's Punchbowl Lookout. There is paid parking at Devil's Punchbowl and no parking along the side of the street. At the... Continue Reading →

Mountain Biking at Puslinch Conservation – where the trails keep going and going…

I believe this weekend's mountain bike ride was the latest I've ever ridden in the fall season. The trails were slick from the wet fallen leaves, and there was a light layer of frost which made it a challenging ride. I guess I'm used to pristine conditions. 🙂 Puslinch Tract Conservation, aka Twin Ponds, is... Continue Reading →

Cycling Bib Shorts

If you haven't tried on this 1 piece of cycling clothing, you don't know what your missing. At first I thought - those look ridiculous!!! While I was riding my cross bike, I didn't like the feeling of the tight elastic riding shorts around my stomach. Doesn't matter what size or shape body you are... Continue Reading →

Bicycle Training-Off Season

A great way to keep up any type of cycling skills in the off season is to play indoors.  Check out my previous post, JoyRide 150, the 100,000 sq/ft Indoor Bike Park in Markham, Ontario. Blog Post on JoyRide 150 Indoor Bike Park  Thank you for taking the time to read our blog and follow our... Continue Reading →

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