Coffee, Bikes & Life

2019: My Gravel Year

2019: My Gravel Year

I love riding gravel. I love riding dirt and single track trails. I love racing cyclocross. What's the best, most fun way to drop weight and get fit for the 2019 cyclocross season? RACE GRAVEL! This idea came to me in November 2018. 

The Backstory

The Backstory

This post is the backstory aka "life" and what's led to 2019 and "My Gravel Year aka Will Gravel for CX". Real life isn't social media. Real life is, well, real life. 

How to Brew Great Coffee - Pt. 1

How to Brew Great Coffee - Pt. 1

Making a cup of great coffee is part science: exacting ingredients, formulas, recipes, roasting, and tools. Making a cup of great coffee is also part art: extraction technique, tools, and honestly, showmanship. 

My personal formula for brewing great coffee is:

Fresh Roasted Specialty Coffee + Filtered Local Water + Correct Extraction Technique = Repeated Coffee Happiness