Category: Tour de Fat

Home brewed BEER!

Someone once told me I should blog about beer, homebrewing specifically, in addition to bikes. Bikes and beer go together very well. I won’t philosophize on why, but those in the know can likely offer many reasons including the fabulous Tour de Fat. Suffice it to say, I love bikes and I love beer. I […]

Thursday March 3rd, 2011 in Beer, Homebrewing, Just for Fun, Tour de Fat | No Comments »

Monthly bike related post…

I just sat down to write a blog post and realized it’s exactly one month since I last wrote, the 20th of September. New goal, one post per week. Interbike was fun. Based on comments from those who attended in years prior, the amount of schwag was way down, and attributed to the slow economy. […]

How I became 802-BIKEGUY, Part 2

Shortly before I was elected to the board of Tempe Bicycle Action Group (aka TBAG) I began working on Mill Avenue in downtown Tempe after a 3 year absence. I started to commute to work 3 days per week at 6.7 miles each way. The building I was working in had showers so it was […]

How I became 802-BIKEGUY, Part 1

My interest with biking as an adult was rekindled in the late 90′s when I purchased a 6 Speed Huffy Causeway beach cruiser from Walmart. I spent many hours on that bike riding around the greenbelt paths of NW Chandler, AZ. Mileage racked up on that bike was just under 3,000 miles. It was purely […]