Saturday, July 10, 2010

Making up for lost time (trying)

Edmonton in summertime ....."Festivus excellentes"

Well , I am happy to report that the 12 hour shifts are over . My shop finished everything we were supposed to despite my sleeping all the time . It is going to feel really good to head out after work next week , unless the allergy fairy or some other two ten curse strikes me down rendering me "unrideable".
when one is tired of their bike , simply place it here
I`m not tired of mine
 Today was spent trying to make up for lost ride time and I felt quite shitty ! Why you ask ? I have no idea , maybe I shouldn`t have had those 13 cups of Costa Rican coffee this morning ....ha ha ha ha...... aahhh I`m funny ! The trails were quite soupy today so I ended up torturing my knobbies on pavement for most of the ride , riding around Edmonton and getting chased by mean by-law officers . 

where Tom Cruise would hang out if he was in Edmonton

My time in the valley was spent checking out the race course for the Canada Cup tomorrow at Kinsemen park . I saw quite a few well known racers pre riding the course . It was exciting to see these guys and gals riding on the same trails that I ride on .

I smell a race coming

Fort Icekatchewan

 Some sketchy moments today as it seemed to be a bit icy and then it transitioned to super sketchy icy as I started in Turner park and made ...