RYU Apparel Review (plus a 15% off code)

RYU Apparel Review (plus a 15% off code)

I recently had the opportunity to sample a few pieces from RYU (Respect Your Universe)* [disclosure: I did not pay for these items, but I was not paid to write this review], an athletic apparel brand that got its start in the mixed martial arts scene. RYU aims to fuse style with performance while producing [...]

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Photoglimmer: Anza Borrego

Photoglimmer: Anza Borrego

From a solo touring trip into the Anza-Borrego desert, 2011. Excerpted from a story first printed in peloton magazine. This photo was made just after I finally made it to the S-2. Beer Cans and Fried Tortillas When the third RV runs me off the road into the sandy shoulder, I know I won’t make [...]

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High Protein Tuna Salad Lettuce Wraps

High Protein Tuna Salad Lettuce Wraps

Delicious wraps, minus the carbs. These are rocking my world right now. Re-Envisioned Tuna Salad 1/2 cup fat free Greek yogurt 1 can tuna 1/2 bell pepper, chopped 3/4 cup shredded broccoli stem 1/4 shredded carrot 1 tablespoon sweet relish 1 teaspoon or 1/2 tablespoon capers salt and pepper to taste, I also added paprika [...]

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PhotoGlimmer: Wrong Turn

PhotoGlimmer: Wrong Turn

Traci took a wrong turn. I had stopped to wait for the rest of the group. I was standing at the crossroads when she went by. I knew she was going the wrong way, but instead of telling her, I snapped this photo. She was too happy and it was too beautiful and I was [...]

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Half the Road: A Documentary about The Passion, Pitfalls & Power of Women’s Professional Cycling

I can’t tell you how excited I am about this project. I found Kathryn Bertine’s writing about her ultimately unsuccessful campaign to make the 2012 Olympic team both poignant and riveting – a true glimpse into what drives us as athletes. This documentary is important on many levels and as the conversation about equality – in cycling [...]

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PhotoGlimmer: Saturdaze

PhotoGlimmer: Saturdaze

City bikes with friends. Brewery after brewery, pint after pint. 87 degrees and a little muggy. Portland explodes with people. In the park, white bodies sprawl across the grass, sail through the air after frisbees. Dogs and humanity. Babies and bums. Bodies moist with sweat, hearts saturated with sunshine. At the bottle shop, a Pliny [...]

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