Monthly Archives: October 2010

Goals reached for October

After logging 1.8 miles yesterday and another 2.1 today, I closed out the month at 82.7, slightly more than my monthly goal (82).  I was also able to ride the entire Stone Mountain loop without stopping, something I’ve not done … Continue reading

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Tour of Best Friend Park – Fall Foliage!

October 29th was beautiful and I took lots of footage of this fun fall ride, logging 3 miles on the Gold Goose, my 36-inch unicycle.  Had some help with filming some segments, thanks to Al, Jose and Ben.  Total mileage … Continue reading

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Best Friend Rides

Since our Stone Mountain Picnic on Sunday, I made two unicycle rides for charity at Best Friend Park (Tuesday and Thursday) and logged 2.8 and 5.1 miles respectively.  I chose to ride a little extra today since I didn’t go … Continue reading

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Stone Mountain Ride & Picnic

My wife Brigitte came with me today to Stone Mountain – she on her bicycle and me on my Uni – to ride the 5-mile circuit and to video my efforts to climb some of those stubborn hills.  Picnic sandwiches … Continue reading

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Added 5.2 Miles . . .

Logged another 5.2 miles at Best Friend Park. The “lumpy butt syndrome” is doing much better – no pain or discomfort.  The October air is crisp and cool, and the sky is really clear blue! Total mileage for project:  222.1

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Lumpy Butt Syndrome…

Today I have “Lumpy butt Syndrome” and could not ride the Stone Mountain circuit today with my buddies. Let me explain… Like other males in their late 50′s, I have a tendency to run low on energy, sex drive and … Continue reading

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Unicycling is Hazardous on Weekends

Weekend rides are, for a unicyclist anyway, a hazardous time to ride in any public place. When riding my 5.2 miles on Sunday afternoon at Best Friend Park, I had to constantly shout “Coming through” or “Passing on Left/Right” when … Continue reading

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More Miles at Best Friend

Added another 3.2 miles today on my unicycle at Best Friend Park.  That’s 208.4 towards my goal. Strange thing:  I’ve been noticing for a few months that everytime I ride underneath the large power lines in the park, I get … Continue reading

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Unicycle Ride for Charity Update

After logging another 5.2 miles at Best Friend Park today, I have traveled a total of 205.2 miles since 8/1/10.  My goal this month is 82 miles, including a non-stop trip around Stone Mountain, which I accomplished on October 6th.

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Tybee Island Beach Farewell Ride . . .

Michael goes for one last ride on Tybee Island beach on his 29-inch wheel before heading back to Atlanta.  This was, however, during high tide and there was very little room between the soft sand and water…

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