Tour of Saints Outreach Ride July 11, 2021

Tour of Saints is a beautiful ride on back country roads near St. Cloud on Sunday, July 11, 2021.   The event is a fundraiser for the Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota (also known as BikeMN), which advocates for bicycle education, safety, and...

Update to Group Riding Policies

Based on updated Covid recommendations from the Governor and the state Department of Health, we have updated our rules to be the following: Rides are for members only.  Make sure your membership is current.If you are not feeling well or have a temperature, do not come...
TCBC Sweatshirts For Sale – Now Available Monthly

TCBC Sweatshirts For Sale – Now Available Monthly

Order a sweatshirt now to feel connected, let others know about our great club, and keep warm until we can meet in person again!  Starting February 1, 2021, the online store will be open from the 1st to the 15th each month, and orders will be filled upon closing. FYI,...

Using Fiction to Capture the Essence of Biking

Fiction is challenging. It has to engage the reader, carry a story and create characters who are realistic. But fiction is also liberating. Through fiction, I could tell the stories of bike rides, but adjust the details to capture the essence of those rides.

Riding a Smart Trainer with Zwift – A New User’s Experience

by John Rogers Getting a smart trainer and picking an “App for that” is a big investment. There’s lots of choices along the way, and a bit of learning to figure out how all these things come together to create a great indoor virtual riding experience. Here’s my...