December 20, 2010

A History of Me

If I were a rock star now, as I was planning when I was 18 and writing a song every week, I would be fabricating a rather different history of me than the one I will […]
October 27, 2010

Helping universities achieve carbon neutrality

Did you know only 1% of the population regularly commutes via bicycle, while 100% of the bicycle racing fraternity regularly makes trips by such means?(1)  In other words, people who race bikes, are 100 times more […]
September 2, 2010

Why this need to compete?

Looking at these photos from my local club’s website, I’m wondering what I wonder most Saturdays, and that is: why do we do it? Hundreds gather. "The new golf", it’s been called. Between $3000 and $15000 […]
April 25, 2010

Cannonball!

As much as I would like to think I am the wiliest sprinter B-grade has seen, the honor belongs to this young guy (in the cap with the towel around his neck), the human cannonball, as […]
April 13, 2010

Coming of Age for Newcastle Gentlemans Bicycle Polo

    There in the shade of tall pines this Sunday past, with many families gathered to watch, red cones marking a somewhat larger field, and with a great roll-up, there was a palpable sense of coming of […]