Month: September 2017

2017 Concept2 Fall Team Challenge Tall

Today’s Day 1 of Concept2 Fall Team Challenge 2017

Today’s the first of thirty days of the 2017 Concept2 Fall Team Challenge. I’ve decided to join Hope O’Keeffe over at Team Grotto — currently, there are only two of us. Luckily, you only need two rowers to make up a competitive boat. From 2-∞. The challenge starts today, September 15, and ends on October 15. […]

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Cycling: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:07:33

TomTom MySports Watch Activity: Cycling Distance: 4.19 mi Duration: 00:44:40 Average Speed: 5.63 mph Average Pace: 10:39 min/mi Calories Burned: 558 Heart Rate: 133 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/1053980610 Start Time: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 18:07:33

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Cycling: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:36:33

TomTom MySports Watch Activity: Cycling Distance: 4.14 mi Duration: 00:28:22 Average Speed: 8.76 mph Average Pace: 06:51 min/mi Calories Burned: 525 Heart Rate: 132 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/1053907128 Start Time: Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:36:33

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Cycling: Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:48:42

TomTom MySports Watch Activity: Cycling Duration: 00:55:31 Calories Burned: 598 Heart Rate: 101 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/1051899182 Start Time: Sun, 10 Sep 2017 14:48:42

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Cycling: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 18:20:26

TomTom MySports Watch Activity: Cycling Distance: 4.05 mi Duration: 00:52:26 Average Speed: 4.63 mph Average Pace: 12:56 min/mi Calories Burned: 563 Heart Rate: 113 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/1050246281 Start Time: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 18:20:26

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Cycling: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 15:40:34

TomTom MySports Watch Activity: Cycling Distance: 4 mi Duration: 00:25:54 Average Speed: 9.27 mph Average Pace: 06:28 min/mi Calories Burned: 495 Heart Rate: 114 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/1050170293 Start Time: Thu, 7 Sep 2017 15:40:34

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Selfie with a BlueParrott B450‑XT Bluetooth trucker headset

Update to my VXi BlueParrott B450‑XT Bluetooth headset review

I received my BlueParrott B450‑XT Bluetooth trucker headset from VXi Corp last week and have put some time on it. Long story short, the sound can go louder than you should listen and the tone is very warm and not tinny or trebly like many headsets. The connection is quick and sure. The headset worked immediately with […]

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Chris Abraham's 2010 Surly Steamroller Single Speed with Internal 3-speed hub and canvas tail bag

My 7-year love affair with a Surly Steamroller

I have been riding fixies and single-speed bikes since before some baby hipsters were born. Single speed bikes used as city bikes isn’t a new idea. I have been living with my trusty Surly Steamroller since 2010. Now, she’s a three-speed. My Single Speeds: The Early Years My first single-speed bike was a 2000 Bianchi […]

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Hiking: Fri, 1 Sep 2017 15:31:29

TomTom MySports Watch Activity: Hiking Distance: 3.26 mi Duration: 01:27:28 Average Speed: 2.24 mph Average Pace: 26:49 min/mi Calories Burned: 1181 Heart Rate: 115 Activity Link: https://runkeeper.com/user/chrisabraham/activity/1046848690 Start Time: Fri, 1 Sep 2017 15:31:29

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