BCC kit pickup day

April 3, 2024 · 0 min

springbank road

April 30, 2022 · 0 min

on slowing down

John sent a link to our loose group of cycling buddies, and I’ve read the article 3 times now. Each time, it feels like it hits closer to home. I’ve been riding my bike as the primary way of getting around, and have been communiting by bike almost exclusively since 2006. I’ve always ridden, but never really considered myself a cyclist until then. I was never athletic, never good at sports....

August 17, 2014 · 3 min

2013 Tour of Alberta

Evan and I headed downtown for the finish of Stage 5 of the Tour of Alberta (along with several thousand others). What an amazing event, and a fantastic finish. Hopefully this isn't just a one-off - it would be incredible to see it come back next year, with some mountain stages (the 1 mountain stage that had been planned was rerouted because of the June flooding in Alberta - hopefully next year's route would include a stage over Highwood Pass and maybe through the Rockies)....

September 9, 2013 · 1 min

fun with bike data visualization

I just picked up a license for the fantastic OmniGraphSketcher application. I'm using it to build the visualizations for my thesis, and wanted to see what it would do with my bike tracking data. OK. I was procrastinating, and couldn't force myself to work on the thesis. But, at least I'm learning how to do more cool stuff with data, right? cough Anyway. Here's a visualization of almost 2 and a half years of data stored in Cyclemeter on my iPhone....

August 18, 2012 · 1 min

Bragg Creek to Millarville

July 29, 2012 · 0 min

how bikes make cities cool

great video on city biking, by kona bikes (who made the bike that really got me back into biking big time ) so good. ride a bike. polar bears are epic.

May 1, 2012 · 1 min

60 cycles

a vintage 1965 cycling film from the NFB. awesome.

March 10, 2012 · 1 min

do what you love

I just found this Holstee Manifesto Lifecycle video. So good. The Holstee Manifesto Lifecycle Video from Holstee on Vimeo. so go out and start creating. life is short.

March 3, 2012 · 1 min

bicycle safety video from the city of calgary

Good video, put out by the City. I get cut off by motorists turning right on a regular basis. They've got a whole series of them - now, to get motorists watching them…

October 21, 2011 · 1 min