Barton Haynes Cycling Pinterest Picks

For those of you just beginning to follow along, you might know that I’m a big fan of Pinterest. Pinterest is a wonderful tool that allows people of shared interests to gather and explore new ideas in a visually effective manner. Furthermore, Pinterest is fun and inspirational. Even under the wide umbrella of the “cycling”…

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Cycling Jokes | Barton Haynes

Greetings, fellow cyclists! Today, I’m going to lighten things up a bit by sharing a list of cycling jokes.This post was inspired by a conversation I was having with a group of cycling friends. As we were all sitting around enjoying a round of beers after a ride together, someone in the party asked, “Who…

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Cycling Philanthropists | Barton Haynes

When cycling and philanthropy are combined, beautiful things can happen. I always tune in when I hear about cyclists doing wonderful things with their time, energy, and money to help others in need. On par with another recent article I wrote titled Cycling Nonprofits | Barton Haynes, I’m going to be writing about three outstanding…

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Barton Haynes September Ride Update

Bart Haynes Winter Riding Schedule Bart Haynes here with my September ride update. As October nears, so do my morning rides on my bike trainer rather than out and about. I’ve written before about how I like to alternate between riding on the road and riding on my trainer. In the past couple of weeks…

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4 Bike Rides in Rancho Santa Fe | Barton Haynes

Rancho Santa Fe, also known as “The Ranch,” is home to approximately 3,000 individuals. This little community in Southern California boasts a warm-summer Mediterranean climate and high elevation. Because of this, it’s ideal for cycling and offers some of the most beautiful views in the San Diego area. For those interested in cycling Rancho Santa…

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Motivational Cycling Posters | Barton Haynes

In my spare time, I enjoy perusing Pinterest for motivational cycling posters. First, I have a collection of cycling photographs and pictures that I display on the walls of my garage where I train. Seeing images of my cycling heroes and reading quotes that motivate me help me to get the most out of my…

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San Diego Cycling Communities | Barton Haynes

Today’s post is one for my fellow southern Californians looking to become more active in cycling communities. The thought of joining a cycling-based community isn’t something many cyclists consider. However, I believe that staying plugged into groups that foster and support your passion can only grow your knowledge and level of skill. As I mentioned…

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Improving Cycling Times | Barton Haynes

A friend of mine began cycling roughly 5 years ago and has recently found himself hitting a plateau. He told me, “I’ve been riding consistently every week but haven’t seemed to be able to improve my times.” Despite the fact that he rides regularly, the uniformity of his cycling doesn’t make up for the lack…

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5 Free Cycling Apps | Barton Haynes

This past week, I read a fact published by the Pew Research Center that stated that roughly 95% of Americans now own smartphones. As a cyclist, this made me think about cycling apps and how they’re being utilized on the road. Cycling Weekly published an article documenting the best cycling apps for iPhone and Android users….

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