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One Eyed Z.

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Although I have only been known as the One Eyed z since my bicycle VS car accident in 2006, I've been riding my entire life. I decided to turn my passion for the "Church of the Two Wheels" into my profession in 2000 and went to work for a local shop where I have been ever since. I have... Full Bio
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"Are you sure what side of the glass you are on?" by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking "Right Where It Belongs" See the animal in his cage that you built Are you sure what side you're on? Better not look him too closely in the eye Are you sure what side ... Read on »
"I'm buying a helmet." by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking When I woke up Sunday morning I noticed I had a text. "I'm buying a helmet." Uh-oh... I figured Jim had taken a tumble and rang his bell on the way home from the bar ... Read on »
"The first step to solving any problem is recognizing there is one." by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking It's making the rounds. I find it to be quite true.  Sad, but true.    I saw the above clip earlier today thanks to a FaceBook "friend" posting ... Read on »
"Theres a lot of space in Space" by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Bill Nye the Science Guy. I passed a college geology exam once thanks to Bill Nye. Great show. Picked up the link via Cyclelicious Read on »
...A Photo for Sunday by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking ..Shoe Tree ..along Blue River Parkway 12/30/2010 4:37PM Pantech Impact camera phone Read on »
01-11-11 Ride by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking If you missed it Tuesday of this week was a "historic" date. 01-11-11 Snazzy eh? Won't see that again. Not in this life time. To celebrate a buddy of mine thought a litt ... Read on »
09/09/09 by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Lots of hub bub about it being 09/09/09 Wednesday has 9 letters September has 9 letters September 9 also is the 252nd day of the year. 2+5+2=9 Crazy eh? ... Read on »
2012 RAGBRAI by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking I always say I'll write a RAGBRAI report and don't. But just to be consistent I'll say I have one in the works. I never got out my camera on the trip. It hasn't been used ... Read on »
3 Great Tastes That Go Great Together by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking What happens when you combine cycling, great music and amazing videography? You get things like the videos below. These have been making the rounds as of late but I like ... Read on »
A last minute reminder from the KC Sprints crew by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Ya ya OK... We know. Pretty late on the reminder. We've been busy. Seriously . Plus we figured you already knew and that your calendars were marked. But just in ... Read on »
A little motivation to make the next KC Sprints event by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Up for grabs at the next KC Sprints event  is a bike from Pabst Blue Ribbon. It looks something like this Photo via cjfoeckler Will it be the grand prize? ... Read on »
A little music for Monday morning by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking I dig on The Black Keys . Thanks to Tara for the video link . Enjoy. Read on »
A little winter shop propaganda by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking The temps are dropping and for many outdoor cycling season is coming to an end . Don't spend the winter sitting on the couch in front of the TV losing your fitn ... Read on »
Ahh... July. Sunburns. Fireworks. the RAGBRAI!! by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Its July which means its time to head north for the RAGBRAI I don't know Ron but I sure do thank for him the use of his 2010 route map. Strangely it was the only ... Read on »
Ahhhh..... Fuck it. by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking D'oh! Due to forgetting how to read a calendar (we are blaming the short holiday week, our normal beer consumption and maybe even your mom) we've gone and made o ... Read on »
AM ride around Longview Lake by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking 33.39 Miles 17.7 Average Speed 1:52:28 Ride Time Not bad for a chunky one eyed guy Read on »
An attempt by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking So I went & got myself a fancy phone. Wheather this a good idea or not remains to be seen Read on »
Another new bike Zeke? Yes. Yes indeed. by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking I've been riding a Surly Pacer for the last 5-ish years but it was a touch small. I finally sold it & have been running slicks on my CX bike for road riding. It didn't tak ... Read on »