The joy of finding new trails. When it comes to riding your local trails some times you just pedal on with out thinking. You know what you get and don't bother to try something new. I recently discovered a sweet little area just a kilometer from my house. The nature preserve of Gammelstadsviken. When i … Continue reading A Wednesday not wasted
Well, not sure what it's called. Gravel or cx or what ever. Eric from Ourorboros gathered a bunch of riders for a evening event on the local trails. Weapon of choice, drop-bar bikes for fast trails and tarmac. It's been a while since i got to take the old Singular Peregrine for a proper spin. … Continue reading Monstercross, gravel bike, cyclocross, whatever – evening
I finally found the time to take the Peregrine for a spin. It´s been ages since i got to ride my favorite route along the shores of the river of Luleå. This is a classic route about 20 kilometers on different conditions. Tarmac, gravel, singletrack and sand if you got fat tires. It´s called "around … Continue reading Monstercross evening
My oldest is going to tennis camp this week. Two hours a day, great stuff and she loves it. I´m not very interested in the white sport but so happens to be the tennis court is located just along one of the best local trail spots. To day i went for a … Continue reading Tennis ride by the river
Summer vacation is over. The kids are back at day care and pre school. The daily routines are kicking in. But there is still a few weeks of summer left. Finally the dark nights is coming. Sounds stupid but it feels exotic when you´re used to the bright summer nights. I have been quite lazy … Continue reading Back on track.
All of a sudden Summer is here. +20 c and a warm breeze. It feels kind of wierd with brown lawns and naked trees after a long winter. Since i'm working late to day i rode the Pitch to work. Figured i'd do some maintance in the afternoon. Just before lunch Lars texted me and … Continue reading Lunch in a world of contrast.
To day had to leave the kids early at day care since they were going of to a children theater festival at Norrbottensteatern. This gave me an extra hour. Of course i decided to go for a ride. Could not decide what bike to ride. I haven´t really greased up the roadie for the summer … Continue reading Monster cross morning.
I´ve been running this blog for a couple of months now. I must say i´m amazed with the response. I´m a frequent user of social media and the internet but the blog community is new to me. Since i choose to write this blog in english to reach out to the bike lovers all around … Continue reading Circle of bike.
The flu i´ve got has now moved on to my kids. The small one has blown out his own body weight in snot. The older one sounds like an old crow. Poor things. So the plans for a day out on the ice are canceled. Yesterday the Bothnia ski-competition was held. Unfortunately i was stuck … Continue reading The great indoors. (Makes you think.)