Archive for October, 2010

Ground Rules

For the better part of my life – save for a two-year, post-college stretch – I’ve been a skinny guy. Slim-fit jeans as a kid, easily pulling on the Euro-fit bike jerseys as an adult. Yep, that’s me. A good portion of that could be attributed to staying active, but also – I think – [...]

Velo Jones’ Diary: Ground Rules

For the better part of my life – save for a two-year, post-college stretch – I’ve been a skinny guy. Slim-fit jeans as a kid, easily pulling on the Euro-fit bike jerseys as an adult. Yep, that’s me. A good portion of that could be attributed to staying active, but also – I think – [...]

On becoming ‘that guy’

On day two of a Colorado vacation this summer, my wife looked at me, narrowed her eyes and shook her head. This situation is not altogether different than most days in my life. I like to think of my general state as entertaining and slightly bewildering, so my wife routinely reacts like this. “What?” I [...]

Changing Seasons – Time to Bring out the Wool Bicycle Jerseys

In the Midwest, where Velogear.com is headquartered, the changing seasons involve much more than flipping the pages on a calendar. Every year we emerge from winter’s icy chill and bask in springtime. We pull our arm warmers down and feel the warmth on our skin – even if it’s still only 50 degrees. After a [...]