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rayheisey.com · 2M ago

SUBSIDIES NOT TAXES FOR BICYCLES

Recently the Oregon Legislature signed a transportation package that includes a bicycle tax, a $15 excise tax applied to 26″ or bigger bicycles over $200. Already Colorado is considering tak...
rayheisey.com · 3M ago

The Sun Don’t Shine On The Same Dog All The Time

Nothing better than the Saturday morning up tempo ride trying to hang on with the fit lads and lasses. Things start moving pretty fast right away. I’m listening to the chain dropping onto th...
rayheisey.com · 4M ago

Pathetic Superfluous Adulation

Due in no small part to my attention deficit and short term memory problems this post has lingered on the TO DO pile. But fear not, I’m back pecking away. I kinda like short term memory lose...
rayheisey.com · 6M ago

It’s Just A Number And I’m Likin’ Mtn. Bikin’

Given that imagination/ inspiration are the well spring  of creativity I was inspired to write this beginning with the unstoppable reality that by the time I’m finished and happy with it I’l...
rayheisey.com · 9M ago

Velominati Keeper Of The Cogs Rule 42 Challenged

It’s now January 2017 and while I started writing this in  December my brain is a bit eclectic, easily distracted keeping everything in the moment. By now most of the good ol U.S. of A has b...
rayheisey.com · 11M ago

2016 Gran Fondo Hincapie. Being Dogged.

The 2016 Gran Fondo Hincapie is now history. I survived. The mountains alone would have been enough to make an old man cry but no……….with temperatures in the mid 40’s and 20 mph wind gust……....
rayheisey.com · 1Y ago

2017 Giant TCR First Impressions. Life Is Like A Box Of Chocolate

It’s early October and I just got back from riding rollers and steep hills in Lancaster PA. and Northern VA.  Lancaster  is Amish Paradise miles away from suburbia while Northern Virginia is...
rayheisey.com · 1Y ago

Shake Off The Demons

It’s Wednesday early and Surprise I just got off the bike cause that’s what I do. Day break is still early here on Florida’s west cost in July and so It’s wise to get out there before the he...
rayheisey.com · 1Y ago

Cyclist Lives Matter

It’s about 9 in the AM and I just got off the bike after a solo ride out by the airport, Piper Rd.  All my bike duds are in the laundry and I just cleaned out the Garmin and looked at everyo...
rayheisey.com · 1Y ago

If The Thunder Don’t Git Ya The Lightnin’ Will

It’s true what they say, the old wives tale or superstition about bad things coming in three’s, at least for me. I don’t wish to drone on and on about this, I’m a nice guy so it’s not bad ka...