Back with a quick post

I have been away from blogging for too long. I have some ideas queued up so hopefully I can get back into a rhythm of regular posting.

For starters I want to share something I heard on the Bike Show podcast. Patrick Field of the London School of Cycling gave a great talk at Intelligence Squared’s cycling festival in London. I was going to just pull some quotes but really Patrick said so much good stuff I just want to encourage you to listen to the podcast. Patrick’s part starts at …

Here is one I liked:

The hardest part of any bike journey is the idea. The riders most import quality? Good morale. Traveling at a comfortable pace is not an athletic achievement. It is a triumph of the will.