Tag: Trek Bikes

CLIF Kid Backyard Game of the Year Contest

I know it doesn’t feel like it, but any minute now it will get warm in Chicago and we can all come out of hibernation. Ever since that warm kick we had 2 weeks ago my son wants nothing more than to play outside, which is great!!! Even if its cold, spending even a short... Read more »

More cycling tips from Robbie Ventura.

More cycling tips from Robbie Ventura.
Here is part 2 of my interview with Robbie Ventura, owner of Vision Quest Coaching. Last week Robbie talked about what to look for in a road bike. Today he’s taking us through Trek of Highland Park and offering up some some must have accessories to go along with your new bike. As for me,... Read more »

Swimming is frustrating.

It seems like the few time’s I’ve felt good about a swim, it’s followed up by a really poor performance in the pool. Yesterday was a prime example. About half-way though the 700yd warm up I knew it wasn’t going to be good. My whole body felt disconnected and uncoordinated. I pushed through and continued... Read more »

What an active Thanksgiving!

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday… I just love food, which is probably no surprise. And in years past my Thanksgiving activities included, watching football, eating way too much, drinking too much, and then deciding I needed a little more to eat. This year was different. I had a lot of activities going on! Thursday morning... Read more »