Results tagged with 'cycling'
Published Jan. 23, 2014
Former Milwaukeeans Brian Dillman and Eric Kremin were featured in GQ this month for their tenacity in the sport of bike polo. In 2010, with the help of their original teammate Joe Burge, the team took the World Championships. In 2012 they took the North American Championship, and in 2013, after a move to San Francisco and the acquisition of new teammate Joey Halverson, they took both.
Published Dec. 13, 2013
Alex Gibney's latest documentary "The Armstrong Lie," currently one of 15 documentaries on the Oscar shortlist for a Best Documentary nomination, continues his cinematic investigation into abuses and misuses of power. And to quote many an action movie trailer, this time, it's personal (for better or worse).
Published Nov. 25, 2013
The Santa Rampage is an annual event in Milwaukee that has reached cult-status, featuring hundreds of people in Santa suits - as well as a wide swath of various holiday-themed costumes - riding their bicycles through the city. The occasion is so beloved that even the dodgy weather of the season typically does not detract from the merriment or the number of riders who participate in these festivities.
Published June 21, 2013
Shorewood residents have become accustomed to the annual intrusion of pro bicyclists on their tree-shaded streets, but for some the high-level criterium racing in the Tour of America's Dairyland remains a mystery.
Published May 25, 2013
In a neighborhood ringing with vendors pushing carts and selling treats, Jorian Giorno pedals a different joyful fix. The 26-year-old operates the newly launched Layton Boulevard West Neighbors Mobile Bike Hub, a rolling repair shop that mimics the paleteros and similar sellers who travel the area streets.
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Great Site for Group Rides in Milwaukee
I just stumbled across a great site for finding group rides in the Milwaukee area. The site is called Wisconsin Bike Law. It has a lot of other general cycling laws, tips, and information for Wisconsin, but the Group Ride (http://wibikel...
Last week was a pretty normal training week for me. Monday night I met up with Kris for the Beans and Barley team ride. Same ride as the week before about 26.5 miles in around an hours and a half. It was only the two of us though, so the pace was a little slower and we didn...
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