Category Archives: Bicycle Riding

Idea 15: Consider Investing in an Indoor Bicycle Trainer

If I could run every day, I probably would, but I’m just not that durable.  I’ve attempted to increase the number of days I run and found I can do it for a while, but after a couple months the … Continue reading

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Idea 6: Cancel Your Gym Membership

I personally don’t have anything against gyms and many people find them to be of significant value.  If you like your gym, then just ignore this post.  However, I’ve come to the conclusion they are not a necessity for runners.  … Continue reading

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Boston Marathon Training Update (Week 4 of 11)

The good news is my Achilles tendon is feeling pretty good, I would say I’m about 80-90% healed.  However, I am experiencing minor aches and pains in other areas of my legs and feet, such as my left heal and … Continue reading

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First Mountain Biking Experience

Decided to skip my easy run this morning and experience my first real mountain biking ride.  Initially, after dropping down and climbing up a couple steep hills – and worried that my fillings in my teeth may actually fall out … Continue reading

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Mountain Biking, Running in San Diego, and Other Random Topics

I bought a mountain bike last night and looking forward to hitting the trails in the area.  I’m a total newbie at mountain biking, but have a good friend who convinced me that it was a great thing to do … Continue reading

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Yamate Motomachi Park (Yokohama)

This afternoon we rode our bikes down to Motomachi Park located in the historic Yamate Bluff.  This is a really nice area of Yokohama having been a major foreigners’ neighborhood from the mid-1800s to early 1900s.  Now it’s place of … Continue reading

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Yokohama Port Symbol Tower

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Rode my bike this afternoon to Yokohama Port Symbol Tower located at Honmoku Pier.  It’s a really nice park, not overly crowded, and provides a nice 360 degree view of the bay area.  Located next to a container terminal, you … Continue reading

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Yamate Italian Gardens and Other Random Photos (Yokohama)

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This weekend we visited Yamate Italian Gardens Park, located on top of the hill behind Ishikawa-cho Station in Motomachi.  Spent about an hour there having green tea and Japanese pastry, exploring the Diplomat’s House and Bluff 18 Ban-Kan residence which … Continue reading

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Morning Bike Stroll (Yokohama)

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After raining all day yesterday, the air this morning was so clean and crisp.  The wife and I rode our bikes around the Yokohama bayfront area to take in the peaceful morning.  Here are a few random photos. For more … Continue reading

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Sunrise at Osanbashi Pier (Yokohama)

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Random photos this morning around Yamashita Park and Osanbashi Pier.

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