Author: jbo

Biker’s Bible

“Idle legs are the Devil’s workshop.” Pedalverbs 16:27 “To everything there is a season, and a time for every purpose under heaven; a time to peloton, a time for asphalt, a time for gravel, a time for dirt,and a time for mapping out the next ride.” Cyclesiastes 3:1-8 Zigzagging My Way to 55 | Ride […]

Play the Pause

“One love. We get to share it. Leaves you, baby, if you don’t care for it.”“One life, you got to do what you should.” – “One”, U2 When I head out on a solo ride, I put the buds in and queue up a good playlist. But as I start off, I pause the playlist […]

Game Face

A black cat crosses my path and I’m like, “Really? That’s all you’ve got?” That’s a scribble that I came across that I haven’t been able to match up to the ride it was from. That’s because, with year-round riding comes the necessity to ride through some pretty unkind weather. So there are many rides […]

Audubon A-hole?

(Hey John, if you don’t know the answer to this, can you relay this question to your parents who I’m sure will?) I’m pedaling down the Snoqualmie Valley Trail early on a Sunday morning. It’s beautiful. It’s remote. It’s quiet. Up ahead, I see several people just off of either side of trail, cameras in […]