Category Archives: Fitness

Hiking Gross Reservoir With My Daughter

Can you blame Denver Water for emphasizing that Gross Reservoir is named after  “former Chief Engineer Dwight D. Gross”? I hate to be so immature, but it is an unfortunate name for a reservoir! If you ever visit, though, you … Continue reading

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Slammed By September

The first week of September was a rough one. Just as friends in the Houston area were getting a handle on the aftermath of Harvey, friends in Florida were eyeing Irma and making the difficult decision to evacuate or hunker … Continue reading

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Better Biking At Rehoboth Beach

I finally got a few days at the beach last week, and when I say finally I mean it. Somehow we haven’t been to the beach since 2013! The great thing about the beach–and when I say beach I mean … Continue reading

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Wrapping Up Summer 2017 Workouts

Well, here we are celebrating the unofficial last day of summer! It’s been a strange one for me in many ways–no kids at home, weather bouncing from cool to stifling, and way more hours on my bike than in my … Continue reading

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2017 Reston Metric Century Ride Recap

Well, we did it! We made it through the 68.8 miles and 3400 feet of elevation change of the 2017 Reston Metric Century. We even made better time than I expected. The perfect weather, solid training and smart fueling all … Continue reading

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