Author Archives: Chris

About Chris

Run, bike, climb. I also eat and sleep sometimes.

So Long Korea

Sunday was a bittersweet day for me. I woke up and I knew what I had to do. I had to disassemble the bike and pack it into the bike box. In doing so, it would conclude my riding days … Continue reading

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Riding with Sean from the Bike Shop

Monday (6/6) was a holiday here in Korea. I had been wanting to schedule a ride with Sean from the bike shop that I frequent. He works six days a week with only Monday off and unfortunately Monday is my … Continue reading

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Lame Wednesday

I headed out Wednesday morning, and as always added some air to my tires before the ride. I filled up my rear tire, then heard a leak. I blew out a tube, oh well, I needed some practice on changing … Continue reading

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Way out there!

“Ahhhhh finally,” is what I was thinking to myself upon my departure on Sunday. There have been too many days of rain, cold, and and lame weekend weather. I decided to head out to myeongsa, not the beach, but the … Continue reading

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A not so great riding day

So I’ve been sick with the flu that is spreading around these days. I know a few other people that have it as well. It’s one of those flus that drains the energy out of you. My strategy so far … Continue reading

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Cheonan Cycling Club

5:30am. I woke up after having a cycling dream. Yes, I dream about cycling. Does that mean I have a problem? I get the bike ready, have breakfast, then I’m out the door at 6:20. I fit the bike in … Continue reading

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Daejeon Trip

So after I woke up early on a beautiful, but still cold Saturday morning, I started thinking of trips that I’ve wanted to do, but have not yet done. Daejeon came to mind, and even though it’s definitely a full … Continue reading

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Abandoned amusement park? Kimchi Land!

Well, I went out for a ride on another cold Sunday. Winter lasts for six months here in Korea just to let you know. I wanted to explore some of the back country roads around were I live. I stopped … Continue reading

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Touring Asan and Cheonan

Today was a little different than most days as I actually took some time to plan my trip. I thought that by researching some of the popular destinations in the Asan/Cheonan area online, I would see some really cool sites. … Continue reading

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Trip to Namseoul University!

So, on Sunday, I got an earlier start and was geared up for a full day ride. The time is drawing near when I must start training for riding across the states. I figured I’d add a few more pictures … Continue reading

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