May

08

A Beautiful Day in Chambana

  It was a beautiful day in Champaign-Urbana, Illinois, Chambana as I have heard some people refer to it. The sun was shining, it was 65 degrees, birds were singing, geese were honking, and the trees were in full bloom.

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Apr

27

Positive Patty Goes to Hillsboro
and Blows Up Beautifully

Coach had instructed me to do two things for my first road race of the season: race smart and have fun. Well, one out of two ain’t bad, right? Hillsboro Roubaix is considered a spring classic here in the midwest. Located in southern Illinois in a sleepy little town about an hour north of St. […]

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Dec

14

2013 Year in Review

Photo: Snowy Mountain Photography The last “official” race of the year is in the books and I have entered the off season. In years past, at this time I would have been plotting and scheming, writing out very specific goals for next year, races I want to do and expectations of how each one will […]

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Jul

03

Tour of Lawrence Weekend Recap

Just a quick photo recap of the weekend – which was awesome! We had spectacular weather in Kansas for the 2013 Tour of Lawrence which included street sprints (think drag racing on bikes) on Friday night, a really tough circuit race on Saturday, and a fun criterium race on Sunday.

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