April 23, 24, 2010 Carrboro Tarwheels and The Bicycle Wheel Of Adam O'Neil
Ben Johnston Road
By all means!
Play a little music while you're scrolling down with the pictures!
Eric Clapton/JJ Cale-Call Me The Breeze
My friend of decades, Adam, has arrived for a couple days from the SC mountains.
Adam was a customer at my bike shop in Asheville and is sporting a Pro-Bike jersey.
This is Ben Johnston Road out of Hillsborough.
Adam and I are just riding 25 or so today.
Adam has a kind heart.
We're finding a few easy roads.
There are a few hills too.
There's too much scenery!
John Mayer and Eric Clapton - Crossroads (ABC News)
Tarwheels B-Ride Out Of Carrboro
Here are some "feathered" turkeys".
Adam and I will ride over and put in 16 on the way over.
I think the Dali Lama lives here!
Today it's the red Pro-Bike jersey.
That's a funny bicycle!
Arthur Minnis Road toward Union Grove and Carrboro.
Still Union Groovin'!
The peloton gathers.
Leaving the big city of Carrboro.
It's a good looking cordial group!
This pic was washed out a bit.
Easy does it early!
What a beautiful face!
Another group passes us on Dodsons.
Eric Clapton - Layla -Jazz
This is how I felt after the ride!
B.B. King - The Thrill Is Gone ft. Tracy Chapman
April 20, 2010 Jose Is Back-Back In The Saddle, Back On The Bike, Back!
- April 20, 1010 Jose Is Back! Back In The Saddle! Back On The Bike! Back!
Click on any picture to enlarge! Here is some great Spanish music for my great Spanish Friend Jose! Jose was in a terrible bicycle accident on January 15, 2010! It was horrible. He hit the guy who went...
April 7, 2010-Union Groovin To Saxapahaw- Carolina Tarwheels Meet Miami Biking Gang
- April 7, 2010 Union Groovin' To Saxapahaw, Carolina Tar-wheels Meet Miami Biking Gang and Buena Vist
Notorious "biker-dude", Jimmy Huffy, aka- Baby Face Bob, Butter Fingers Bob, Fleetwood Mac, Bookin' Bob, Bangin' Bob, Rice Cakes, and Rusty Bolt! Willie "Saltpeter" Peters, aka- Slick Willie Peters, Narco...
April 17, 2010-Solo Ride-Tarwheels Ride-Solo-Time Trial-No TT-Solo
- April 17, 2010 Solo Ride, Tarwheels Ride, Solo, Time Trial, No TT, Solo
The Time Trial start! I started out toward Lynch Store Road to ride a "time trial". I wanted to ride a TT just for the heck of it. It had been years. It had also gotten back to me that I was too fast for...
April 10, 2010-Two Rides 97-Miles-But It Felt Like 98
- April 10, 2010-Two Rides-97 Miles But It Felt Like 98
Alan I was determined to ride a century today. My training is suspect - what can I say? I felt like I wasn't getting enough miles. Today I'm king of "I can" instead of denials. My friends are riding...
April 18, 2010 Hillsbros Playtex Cycling Team Gets Juice, 61 Hard Miles
- April 18, 2010 Hillsbros Playtex Cycling Team-Gets Juice-61 Hard Miles
We rode to Mt. Tirzah and back. It was mostly a loop from Hillsborough. Some new faces showed up with some fast legs to go with them! It would be hard enough with some of the usual perps. Now some more fast...
What Happened To Wednesdays Ride?
- What Happened To Wednesday's Ride? 01-12-10
Seven Pounds Of Clothing We ride it every Wednesday, its really nothing formal. Our leader said our weather would be a little closer to normal. Ive been sick a week and Ive been really weak. ...
March 31-April 1, 2, 3, 4, 2010 Bike Rides-Carolina Tarwheels
- March 31, April 1, 2, 3, 4, 2010 Bike Rides-Carolina Tarwheels
New Hope Church Road Cy, Dave, and I rode out out and picked up a friend along the way on New Hope. Union Grove The Wednesday Group is coming toward us. Union Groovin' So many interesting jerseys today!...
Bicycle Pace Line Etiquette
- Bicycle Pace-line Etiquette
Major Taylor Club climbing toward the "Wall" near Townsend, TN. Buckeyes and New Yorkers ride River Road near Burnsville, NC Brothers and sisters from Asheville, NC head toward the Blue Ridge Parkway and the...