Sunday, December 07, 2008

Sunday Morning

It's a cool morning in San Diego, in the low sixties for the last four hours, in fact the temperature hasn't varied much all night.

I wandered around the Grossmont trolley stop to see how the construction was gone. The security guy quietly told me to walk my bike. I said there seems to be no through way, he agreed and suggested I could take my bike up the stairs. I declined, and left the way I came.

Saw this somewhat worse for wear International Harvester truck in my travels. Not a lot of these guys around anymore.

2008Dec05 bike ride 001

They've a speed radar speed sign on Hacienda Drive. I can't imagine there's a lot of speed racers here in this semi-gentrified residential area, but I guess there are. I managed a sedate 21 mph on my second run at the sign, and it's only a SLIGHT downhill.

2008Dec05 bike ride 002

Climbed most of the Jackson Drive Hill in the 42/26 combo, then decided, who I am I trying to impress?, and downshifted to the 30/32 granny gear.


Ride Stats

Trip Mileage 25.00 miles

Week Stats

Schwinn: 00.00 miles
Jamis: 76.09 miles

Week Total: 76.09 miles

Odometer

Jamis: 6,448 miles

1 comment:

Matthew Fedder said...

Be kind to your knees -- you may need them when you get old. Use your low gears!

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