Welcome to ‘Macadam Grinding’!
I bet you may be wondering what the heck macadam means… Well, it is a method of road construction pioneered by a Scotsman about 200 years ago using crushed stones (aka gravel). Since I am of Scottish descent and I enjoy cycling on gravel it seemed to be the perfect name for my blog.
And just in case you were curious it is pronounced “muh-khay-dum”.
When I got the Grit 110 my plan was to customize her. As parts wore out I would upgrade themRead more.
Cross Training as a Cyclist
Cross Training I enjoy many types of outdoor activities, not just cycling. I also really enjoy rock climbing, tenkara, backpacking,Read more.
One of the largest storms in recent memory is currently pummeling Southern California. A few days before the storm hitRead more.
Rethinking my diet as an endurance athlete A few years back I started having some pretty serious stomach issues. IRead more.
It has been a while since I last blogged – too long. I am resolving to kick my writing intoRead more.