The past winter brought the usual accouterments . This year there was an extra serving of the doldrums with a side of achy knees. Very little outdoor riding took place and only a handful of "rides" were endured at the local Y.
A major side effect of this funk was questioning whether or not to ride this April. Here's a few of the excuses:
After a boost of encouragement from my sister and pausing to remember why I started this blog in the first place I felt silly about my attitude.
So, sign up I did, brushed the dust of the bike and off I went....