L’Eroica 2014

Destination Italy


“Let’s face it, every bicycle rider wants to get to Italy: the land of the Giro, L’Eroica, la dolce vita. According to a poll in BICYCLING magazine a few years ago, 30% of cyclists yearned for Italy (beating out France by 3%). I knew I had fallen in love with cycling in Italy on my … continue reading

Steel Bike Adventures


More Steel Bike Adventures. Fast forward to 2006. I relocated from the Midwest to the East Bay area of California. While not quite Europe and its notable respect for cyclists, N. California is a paradise for US cyclists: the consistent weather, the varied terrain, the infectious bike culture – all reinforce a compelling dictum to … continue reading