My Bicycling Bucket ListAs of April 2011 Event | Location | Date Accomplished Alpe d'Huez - France, 1-Jul-2009; Mont Ventoux Triple Climb - France; Masters World Track Championships; US National Masters Track Championships; The Stelvio - Italy; Col de Lautaret - France; Col de Galibier - France; Col de Telegraphe - France; Mt Graham - Safford, AZ; Mt Lemmon -Tucson, AZ ; White Mountain - Big Pine, CA; Ride of the Immortals -Ridgecrest, CA; Palomar Mountain - California; Mount Baldy - Claremont, CA ; Horseshoe Meadows Hill Climb - Lone Pine, CA; Onion Valley Hill Climb - Independence, CA; Figuroa Mountain - Santa Ynez, CA; Hell's Gate 100 - Death Valley, CA; Furnace Creek 508; Reddish Knob, Virginia: Done (7/27/11) Race Across the West; Race Across America;
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2011 Mileage1,103.51 Running a bit behind in preparation for the Ride of the Immortals this August.
2011 Vertical Climb40,798. Getting better, but the Ride of the Immortals is fast approaching.
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Category Archives: Adventures of PC Awareness Guy
It’s been several months since I’ve had the opportunity to post here on MyBikeInfo. As many of you know, I’m a prostate cancer survivor and the founder of the Prostate Cancer Awareness Project and the Prostate Cancer Pony Express. The … Continue reading
How to win a free pair of Sock Guy cycling socks Today was my first ride of 2012 on Zonker, my time trial bike. I posted this morning on my Strava.com profile [http://strava.com/athletes/robertwhess] that I’ll send a free pair of … Continue reading
What was I thinking? Tomorrow morning is the start of the inaugural Jeremiah Bishops’ Alpine Gran Fondo here in Harrisonburg, Virginia. When we think of bicycle climbing, we generally think of Colorado or perhaps in the California mountains. But Virginia … Continue reading
Here at the hotel going over the course map. It’s brutal. We drove the first 15 miles this afternoon and this will be epic ride. But, Freddy and I are ready. Western is forecast to be clear and hot. We … Continue reading
Why I climb hills It you follow this blog, you know that I’m a prostate cancer survivor (8.5 years) and that I’m big on exercise and good eating habits as the best tools we have within our individual control to … Continue reading
Reddish Knob – Virginia’s Mount Ventoux The climb up Mount Ventoux in France from Sault is 15.1 miles with an elevation gain of approximately 3,809 feet, for an average slope of 4.9%. The climb up to Reddish Knob from the … Continue reading
Earn “Feet” Toward Your PCAP Climbing Jersey As many of you know – and many of you may not know – TSG, Inc. created the MyBikeInfo iPhone application to support the bicycling-based awareness efforts of the Prostate Cancer Awareness Project. … Continue reading
l’Etape du California is in the History Books Saturday was a great ride and the most challenging bicycle ride of my long career: 92.8 miles – from the start at Claremont, to the finish in the parking lot at Mt. … Continue reading
7 Hours and Falling – Mt. Baldy Here I Come! Well, I’m here in the hotel in Claremont, just a few hours until the start of the l’Etape du California. The route is 75 miles with 10,500 feet of climbing. … Continue reading