Bike Ride List January 14, 2022

It’s Mountain Bike season in the Old Pueblo as many people are gearing up for the 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo. Need wood for your camp site? I had to take down a eucalyptus tree last year and have seasoned wood.  If you need some, feel free to drop me a line. I said this in the last ride list, but feel compelled to restate it. I’m reticent about putting out the ride list with COVID on the rise, … Continue reading Bike Ride List January 14, 2022

Bike Ride List

I’m Having Technical Issues with GoDaddy and all posts since February of last year are gone. Hope this one stays up. I’m looking at a new and more consistent calendar and Blog. Stay tuned. Hope it’s ready this month. I’ll be updating the ride list this Thursday, January 14th, 2022 I DID NOT CONFIRM EVERY TIME, but did get in touch with most of the ride leaders and shops.  You should always verify times before you head out and remember these … Continue reading Bike Ride List

TMC Trail Challenge

The Run Tucson, Tucson Medical Center Trail Challenge is a walking, running, hiking event from February 21st, 2021 – March 7, 2021 that was created due to COVID-19 to encourage and motivate people everywhere to get off the couch, outside, active and to share the experience in a safe virtual setting. The Damion Alexander Team is creating videos of different trails and Tucson running personalities to give some additional motivation (SEE LINKS BELOW) Another fun component of the TMC trail … Continue reading TMC Trail Challenge

A Cyclists Moral Dilemma – Cycling and COVID

A cyclists moral dilemma – Yesterday Italy and Spain said cycling is banned. At first, I was outraged. How could they do this? But after considering the logic, I agree with altering the rides I am going to do. The Cycling Today article comments that hot home for me came from Carlos Mascias, medical director of a private hospital in Madrid.   “Stay at home and put the bike aside,” “Whatever possibility to minimize the impact on the resources of medical services that … Continue reading A Cyclists Moral Dilemma – Cycling and COVID

The one and only Tucson Bike Ride List – March 2020

  I DID NOT CONFIRM EVERY TIME, but did get in touch with most of the ride leaders and shops.  You should always verify times before you head out and remember these ride times are when the ride leaves.  Please show up as early as needed to make sure you are ready to roll out at the time posted. REOCCURRING WEEKLY RIDES What Where When Distance/Time Speed Contact U of A Cycling Monday Mosey Flagpole  – West Side of  Old … Continue reading The one and only Tucson Bike Ride List – March 2020

The most Famous Javelina in the World

One fine Winter day I was out showing homes in Tucson Arizona. It’s what I do. My client, Jennifer Steinmann was driving as I rode out to meet her at a house that was 20 miles from my office. I was on a tight schedule but Jen asked to see one more home while we were on that side of town. This put me behind schedule so she was giving me a lift back to The Loop. I rarely get … Continue reading The most Famous Javelina in the World

Ride List February 5, 2020

This Ride List is complied by The Damion Alexander Team with Long Realty. Our team is passionate about cycling, getting people outside, healthy food, art and helping to build our community. We carry this into our work helping people create a lifestyle with that in mind. If you are thinking of a move, or know anyone who is, we would love to assist you. If you have other questions about Tucson and the region, Ask Us.   I DID NOT … Continue reading Ride List February 5, 2020

Ride List 09.27.2019

El Tour is coming up. There are over 30 charities you can ride for and get a free entry. Check out the full list at http://www.perimeterbicycling.com/el-tour-de-tucson/beneficiaries-funraising-nonprofit/. If you want to ride and don’t have a road bike, Uphill Into the Wind will even give you a road bike to use and have you professionally fitted. If you just want to write a check to a charity, please support my rides. https://bikepilgrim.com/?p=1130 I’m leading a slow ride on Wednesdays at 5PM … Continue reading Ride List 09.27.2019

The Ride List

The ride list this week has every race and ride in the SW that I could find. If you know of any other rides or events that are not on this list please email Damion@LongRealty.com. I’m leading a slow ride on Wednesdays at 5PM from Zinburger on River road. Each week Zinburger is donating 20% of food sales to a different El Tour De Tucson Beneficiary. All you need to do is eat at the River location and mention El … Continue reading The Ride List

GIVING TUESDAY

CLICK ON THE RED CHARITY NAME  BELOW TO MAKE A DONATION.PLEASE & THANKS!   CLICK ON THE BOLD LINKS  TO MAKE A DONATION Aviva Family Services through Easterseals Blake Foundation Aviva supports children and families involved with a children welfare system. We build resilient children & families by providing comprehensive behavioral health and respite services as well as resources to enhance self-esteem and well-being. Aviva Tucson QUALIFIES FOR AZ CHARITABLE TAX CREDIT – This is the ONLY El Tour Charity that qualifies for the Foster Care … Continue reading GIVING TUESDAY