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I might have enjoyed my ride today

Cycling was on the schedule today. I'm not a fan of road cycling at all. But it was on the schedule. A full hour and one-half. Booo...until I actually got into the ride. I rode towards the Security/Widefield area. It's not the flashiest part of Colorado, but it was a nice ride, especially at 0700 in the morning. The weather was nice, the wind was calm, and it was early enough that cars were sparse. I even braved south Academy by myself. I had a good time. Maybe it was riding by myself. Maybe it was the changing/warming weather. Whatever it was, I enjoyed cycling on the roAds more than usual.

With that said, I went mountain biking over the weekend. It made me wonder why one would ever want to bike another way. I went to Red Rock Canyon and it was gorgeous. Once again, was there around 0630/0700ish and it was not crowded at all. The climbs were horrible and I should have taken the downhills faster, but I was reminded of why I like two wheels in the first place. I wanted to do an Xterra tri in July, but I'm thinking I may have to wait until August to knock the rust off my mtb skills. However, the July race is shorter than the August race. Do I tempt fate with the July race? I can always do an mtb race later in the year. They've got a few series going until September. Hmmm...
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