It’s late April, and I am busy preparing to cycle the Blue Ridge Parkway again. In fact, we’ll ride the 470 mile length at least three times this year: In June and August, we’ll do it in in 7 days. And in September, we make the journey over 10 days. For the entire winter, the large sections of the Blue […]
As I shared with you previously, I am now using a Cycling Coach to help me prepare for the upcoming cycling season. No, that’s not quite accurate. I am being coached to remain capable of the physical requirements of my job. Owning and operating a bicycle tour company offers many things to love (meeting new people, […]
The first in a series of posts about the adventures of using a cycling coach to improve fitness, strength and endurance while having fun on the bike.
Cycle to Farm® is a popular series of organized group rides that encourage and promote local food, local farms and agritourism by bicycle. The Sandy Mush event on Saturday, October 1 will start (and finish) in Asheville.
Cycle to Farm® is a popular series of organized cycling events that encourage and promote local food, local farms and agritourism by bicycle. The Black Mountain event on Saturday, July 16 will start from the center of downtown Black Mountain for the first time.
David shares his thoughts about the surprises NC DOT added to HB 232. NC residents have only a few days to make public comments as the bill is being sent to the legislature while we celebrate winter holidays.
Check out our 2016 cycling tour schedule and make plans to join us for a beautiful cycling experience.
The Burkes Garden Bicycle Tour gives you a special opportunity to ride in a very special place: Burkes Garden in a remote corner of southwest Virginia near the border with West Virginia. Burkes Garden appears to be an ancient volcanic crater, especially from the air or from the ridgeline that completely encircles it – about […]
Dropping off the kids at summer camp can be an emotionally-charged experience and this certainly was true for our clients Joe, Tamara & Carrie… But not for the reason that you might expect. Last June, Joe & Tamara (husband & wife), and Carrie (Tamara’s sister) dropped their kids at camp in Hendersonville. They were excited […]
Velo Girl Rides offers custom cycling tours in and around Asheville. Recently, Julie S. joined us for a custom tour that included challenging mountain climbs, screaming descents and gingerbread houses.