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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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Wednesday Night by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking (Poor scaner work. It was late.) I got a text Tuesday night telling me that They Might Be Giants were playing at the Beaumont Club the following evening at 8. And I h ... Read on »
We could learn a lot from the Dutch by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking They seem to have it figured out lifted from the Kona COG Read on »
Happy Halloween by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking This is the only candy you get. Stay out of my yard. Read on »
Coming soon to a bar near you... by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Details on the FaceBook event page Read on »
Cyclocross. The other white meat. by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking The Boss Cross race series are some of my favorite cyclocross races. Boss Cross is where I got my start many moons ago. Back when Kansas City CX races were actually ... Read on »
New music Monday by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Serious. Serious. Seriously. Serious is what I want to be. Read on »
Readings by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking From the Bike Snob NYC 's book The bicycle ranks right up there with the automobile, the  sneaker, and the guitar as a ubiquitous cultural symbol. It's one of thing ... Read on »
Readings... by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Unbroken Laura Hillenbrand    The day passed. Three times, a single wad of rice, a little bigger thana golf ball, sailed through the door window and broke against the ... Read on »
Birthday tasty by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Thanks to everyone for the birthday wishes & thank you Aunt Debbie for the tasty cake Read on »
Well... Its that time of year again. by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Friday makes it 37. So lets go out and see if anyone wants to buy me a drink. Or maybe I should just go on a long solo ride, treat myself to some dinner and go ... Read on »
New Music Wednesday by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Gray Sky Appeal from Ricky Shabazz & The Boom Bap Boys Grey Sky Appeal (Grey Sky Appeal) from Nicolas Heller on Vimeo . Read on »
Going Gold by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Ordered a Gold KMC chain for a customer the other day so I added a few more for shop stock. Figured its a little bling, surely someone will by them. I was right. I did. ... Read on »
Listen Up! New Music Wednesday by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking New music for your Wednesday listening pleasure Puta Madre Brothers Mabye its the hair, or the glasses, the outfits, the mustache, the dirt... Or may ... Read on »
Notes from the RAGBRAI by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking I ended up on the High Trestle Trail bridge twice during my ride on the RAGBRAI this year. But neither time was at night. Dutch on the other hand made a trip across ... Read on »
Post RAGBRAI depression by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking The RAGBRAI was a blast but all good things come to an end. 500 miles over 10 days of riding. Here is a little taste ... Read on »
Its that time of year again... by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking Time for the RAGBRAI!! I'm heading to Des Moines, Iowa tonight with the OMB. Tomorrow we start riding west towards Breda, the big bagger meet up town. Look ... Read on »
Readings... by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking From the novel Choke by Chuck Palahniuk    "Look at us, dude," I say.  I find the last bottle of beer and it's warm.  I say, "All women have to do is get nak ... Read on »
Mmmm.... Bacon by One Eyed Z. Posted in: Blog Posts in Biking My house smells like bacon. I'm not complaining. I'm just trying to make you jealous. Are you jealous? More rain is happening. Itching to get on some ... 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 »