I Rode a Peloton: First Thoughts and Review

Hey friends, welcome to this 5 minute read! By the time we're done, I'm going to tell you all about my first impressions of the Peloton bike, if I'll be getting one, and if I think YOU should look into adding one to your fitness plan. I celebrated Thanksgiving this year in in Champaign, Illinois …

The Worst I’ve Ever Felt: A Review of My First XC Mountain Bike Race

Okay, so yesterday I raced in my first ever Cross Country mountain bike race and I want to tell you all about it. First things first: I found out about this race like 10 days ago. I remembered seeing a race at Blue Mountain Reservation in Peekskill last summer, and being impressed with the climbing …

Lean Into Discomfort…or Die.

Yesterday I took my first trip to Mountain Creek Bike Park in Vernon, New Jersey.  I’ve skied at Mountain Creek three times before, and have been dreaming about riding there since I found out that mountains can multitask.  Now that I’ve got me a bike, I figured I was ready to roll. My browsing history …

Fun Over Fitness: First Thoughts From My Bike

  Wind in your hair is freedom.  More accurately, wind whipping through the vents on your helmet is freedom.  Isn't "Always wear a helmet" the first thing we learn about bike safety? The first bike I ever rode belonged to my friend Marli, who lived down the street.  I remember it to be white, and …