Category: Century Ride

Century Ride!

After months of preparation, the day of my first century ride finally arrived!  I felt confident I could finish, but was still nervous about how uncomfortable I might get and the mental strength it would take to keep going despite…

Century Ride Training NEWS!

It’s been at least a couple of months since I’ve posted a training update, so I wanted to let you know that, YES, I am still riding.  🙂  I’m riding outdoors now instead of on the indoor stationary bike (thank…

Century Ride Training Update

Well, the wheels are turning and the miles are racking up, but I’m getting nowhere.  At least not literally.  I am continuing my bike riding indoors this winter.  I was not able to complete my century ride training last fall…

Century Ride (Week 3 & 4)

Another day, another ride!  Weeks 3 & 4 of my century ride training were just as fun as they were challenging.  My long ride for week 3 was 25 miles, so Bob and I rode north on the Hart-Montague trail…

Century Ride (Week 1 & 2)

Half of my family are runners (hubby and two of my kids).  They are naturally good at it and make it look easy, and I admit I’ve been a little jealous of their enthusiasm for running.  I used to be…