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Posts from ‘April, 2009’

Use Caution While Exercising During Allergy Season

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!This past Sunday, my girlfriend and I went out for a 10.5 mile hike in Shenandoah National Park.  I should mention that we are experiencing a record-setting warm spell here in northern Virginia, with temperatures some twenty degrees higher than [...]

Video #10 — Wayne & Anna Ride the MS 150: Part 2 — Day 2 of 1

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Yakima Recall for Quickback 2 and Quickback 3

Yakima has announced a recall on their most recent trunk-mounted bike racks, the Quickback 2 and Quickback 3. There seems to be a defect in the adjustable knobs that needs to be replaced if you purchased your rack with a manufacturing date prior to April 9, 2009.
Here’s the quick version on how Yakima is handling [...]

MS150 Team Sun & Ski Pictures 2009

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New to the blogging world!

Hello fellow sports enthusiasts!
My name is Chris and I am the ski coordinator for the Ski Chalet in Chantilly, VA… a sister store to Sun & Ski Sports. I love what I do for a living and I always have a lot to say, so they gave me this space to share my passion for [...]

Video # 9 — Wayne & Anna Ride the MS 150: Part 1 — The Night Before

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Video #8 — Wayne & Anna’s Helmet Cam Nonsense

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MS 81: Cycling Mile Slimdown

As of right now, I SHOULD have completed at least 50 miles, enjoying a quick lunch in Bellville.  Oddly enough, I am in my lounge pants, having watched yet another re-run of “Rock of Love”.  Yes, it was a major disappointment that Day 1 got cancelled.  We are totally at the mercy of Mother Nature.  [...]

MS150 Urgent Notice – Day 1 Has Been Cancelled

URGENT NOTICE:
DAY 1 has officially been cancelled due to the adverse weather. LaGrange is flooded, tents have collapsed and its unsafe for riders. We are awaiting an update from the MS Society regarding DAY 2.
Please take into consideration that Day 2 could start from LaGrange or Katy… Alternative routes could come into play as well. [...]

MS150 Riders Can Get Ride-Day Texts For The First Time (via HBJ)

Originally posted by Houston Business Journal
Riders in this year’s BP MS 150 Bike Ride won’t have to worry about not being connected while on the road to Austin.
Mobile marketing company Mobile FKM, a unit of Houston advertising agency FKM, has created an application to send weather updates, road conditions and alerts in the form of [...]