Monthly Archives: March 2013

Practice Ride and Overnight Camp

Our trip to New Zealand is only 3 weeks away and I have been wanting to load up the new bike and try it out. The weather has not been cooperating as you can see from this photo taken March 22 on my bike route to work. The path that I had been taking blew […]

Spring in Regina?

Spring started March 20, 2013 but it doesn't feel like spring in Regina. We have just surpassed previous winter snowfall record and I believe there has been snow on the ground continuously since November 2. Expect we will have some serious flooding once it starts to melt. I shot this video on the way to […]

My New Bike

I have been wanting to do a bike tour of New Zealand for about fifteen years and as I turn 50 this year I realized that if I don't get on it soon I may never do it. My wife is from New Zealand and we had a four week trip planned in April and […]

Winter Training Ride

I am planning a two week self supported tour of the south island of New Zealand staring on April 23, 2013. In preparation for this trip I am trying to fit in some long bike rides in the tail end of our Saskatchewan winter. On Friday the weather was sunny so I loaded my cyclocross […]

This is a blog about my cycling adventures.

Hi, This is my first blog but wanted a way to keep friends and family informed during an upcoming trip to New Zealand that includes a self supported bike tour around the South Island.  I’ll start with a bit of the training in the Saskatchewan winter leading up to trip. More to come.