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Memorial Park Trail Run – Purple Route

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Park:                      Memorial Park Mountian Bike Trails – Purple Route
Location:                6501 Memorial DR Houston, TX 77001
Trail Length:          1.63 miles
Level:                     Intermediate
Memorial Park – Purple Trails – Trail Run Video
Satellite Image of Map
Memorial Park Purple Trail Map with Elevation
Memorial Park official layout
Today we’ll be [...]

Trail Running – Houston

Park: Nottingham Park
Location: 14205 Kimberly LN, Houston, TX 77079
Trail Length: 0.75 miles
Level: Beginner
 Nottingham Park Trail Run Video
Nottingham Park Trail Map with Elevation
Nottingham Park official layout
Nottingham park is the perfect park for beginners, or those with kids that will enjoy the park while you jog.  The trail is only 3/4 of a mile, which gives the [...]

Bicycling Essentials #1 — Bike Shorts

I used to think bike shorts just made you look cool, and weren’t necessary for anything other than enhancing the aerodynamic-ness in competitive cycling.  That is completely wrong!
Bike shorts are mandatory if you are going to be riding a bicycle for any length of time longer about 5 minutes a day.  Why, you might ask?  [...]

Bicycling Essentials — Introduction

Yesterday evening, Anna and I rode at Memorial Park for about an hour, testing out our new bikes.  I’ll post the video later today or tomorrow so y’all can see our initial nervousness about getting out of our confort zone to ride the new MS 150 bicycles.
This is a first of a series of blogs entitled “Bicycling [...]

Wayne’s Bio – Sun & Ski Sports Cycling Slim Down

I graduated from Cypress Creek High School in 1996 with the explicit intention to wear a suit and tie every day of my life and make millions of dollars (like my idol at the time, Bill Gates) complete with a Hiram of Playboy Bunnies, by the time I was 30. I set off to [...]