2010 Terratrike Contest

I WON THE TRIKE!

Bentrideronline.com‘s Bryan Ball informed me via e-mail that I had won the Terratrike Recumbent Tricycle which was the prize for the Terratrike Car-Free Challenge! I don’t have any further details yet, but I’ll post them as I know!  I’m so excited I can hardly contain myself!!!!

Day 32

I couldn’t bike to work yesterday (day 32) because I was running late, and where I wanted to park, I would have had to go through road work in an already slow intersection, so I just continued on to work in my car (unhappily). Fortunately, I had the Winding Trails Triathlon later that day, and …

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Day 31

Ride 1 I’m too lazy to copy and paste the stats today.  My ride to work was 9.6 miles (I think), and it was easy and fast!  Nothing much to talk about there.  I’m continuing to work on spinning more and transferring more energy into a full turn of the crank and I’m seeing the benefits …

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Day 28

Morning Stats Distance: 22.90 miles Time: 01:09:00 Terrain: Road: Rolling Bike: Specialized Allez Road Club: 2010 TerraTrike Car-Free Challenge Weather Conditions: 61F, cool, overcast. Chipmunk index of 3. Morning Ride The first chipmunk I saw was running about 20mph across rt 179, just after the Ocean State Job Lot in Canton.  He avoided a truck …

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Day 27

Morning Stats Distance: 11.60 miles Time: 00:41:13 Terrain: Road: Rolling Bike: Specialized Allez Road Club: 2010 TerraTrike Car-Free Challenge Weather Conditions: 57F, light mist, overcast. Chipmunk index of 7. Morning Ride I tried to break my record from yesterday … 11.6 miles in 39:55, but I missed it by a half minute.  Actually, that’s pretty …

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Day 22 & 23

Took a trip to Howe Caverns in New York with friends, so was not able to bike over the weekend.  I also still need to get a new tube for the rear tire today.

Day 21

Morning Stats Distance: 13.40 miles Time: 00:40:20 Terrain: Road: Rolling Bike: Specialized Allez Road Club: 2010 TerraTrike Car-Free Challenge Weather Conditions: 7:30a – 75F, partly cloudy, nice air. Morning Ride I was making excellent time.  I had already made it 13.4 miles and I was only 40 minutes into my ride, so yeah, I was …

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Day 20

Morning Stats Distance: 5.90 miles Time: 00:25:00 Terrain: Road: Rolling Bike: Specialized Allez Road Club: 2010 TerraTrike Car-Free Challenge Weather Conditions: 73F, sunny, slightly moist. Chipmunk index of 1. Morning Ride I made kind of crap time getting in, but I was riding right after eating a big breakfast of a veggie omelet with feta, …

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Day 19

Morning Stats Distance: 11.60 miles Time: 00:35:00 Terrain: Road: Rolling Bike: Specialized Allez Road Club: 2010 TerraTrike Car-Free Challenge Weather Conditions: 8:30a – sometimes sunny, sometimes foggy and cool. Chipmunk index of 7. Morning Ride Took a nice easy 11 mile ride to work.  The road seemed to fly under me.  I made really good …

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