Aug 25, 2012

Mud Bath

Some people crack a cold one, slump in front of a football game on the boob or nap to escape.  

An hour alone on the night trail does it for me.  

Minutes from the house is a multi-mile ribbon of singletrack, turned to viscous slime from today's drizzle.  Semi-slicks don't offer much bite, the back tire launched giant mud clots at branches 20 ft. above.   

Dank and dirty, nobody around as my heart rate tapped out.  More, please.  




  1. Ahhh...gotta love the muddy singletrack. It does a body (and, more importantly, mind) soooo good! We got to play on ours this weekend as well, but on foot this time.

    1. We haven't had rain all summer, couldn't resist when the clouds finally dropped.

  2. must bring the girls to South Africa and do the Cape Epic one day. Or the Comrades.
    Come on, you can do it :-)

    1. You have all the fun down there in Swaziland or where ever you're at. The Cape Epic looks brutal, sign me up!


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