TMacD's 2005 Bike Statistics

The spring of 2005 was cool and one of the wettest in memory. This was also a windy biking season but whenever I can reach 4000 miles (6500 km) it is also a good biking season.

Week Miles Total Avg.
+ week1, 26-Mar: 68 68 68 Good spring weather - windy.
+ week2, 2-Apr: 100 168 84 Solo ride thru W. Bloomington toward Shakopee (bump into Mark)
+ week3, 9-Apr: 111 279 93 1st New Prague ride - sunny but windy (Mark)
+ week4, 16-Apr: 127 406 101 Solo ride to Baker Park
+ week5, 23-Apr: 109 515 103 1st Hastings ride - cold, windy, and sunny (Mark, Bob)
+ week6, 30-Apr: 126 641 106 1st Prescott ride - cold, windy, and cloudy (Mark)
+ week7, 7-May: 81 720 102 rainy rainy week
+ week8, 14-May: 138 858 107 1st Carver County ride - a little cool and windy (Mark)
+ week9, 21-May: 126 984 109 Solo ride south of Prior Lake - windy
+ week10, 28-May: 139 1123 112 1st Marine On St. Criox ride - pleasant cloudy day (Mark)
+ week11, 4-Jun: 113 1236 112 Tried to ride to Northfield but too much rain (Mark, Doug) - rode solo to Shakopee on Sunday
+ week12, 11-Jun: 301 1537 128 Bike tour from Redfield to Watertown - missed first day riding due to rain, high wind, lightning, and tornados - 1st century ride
+ week13, 18-Jun: 136 1673 128 Solo Hastings ride - 68 miles non-stop with 17.5mph avg.
+ week14, 25-Jun: 148 1821 130 1st Northfield ride - beautiful day, 2nd century ride (Mark).
+ week15, 2-Jul: 133 1954 130 2nd New Prague ride - beautiful day (Mark).
+ week16, 9-Jul: 122 2076 129 2nd Prescott ride - getting hot (Mark, Leo).
+ week17, 16-Jul: 122 2204 129 2nd Carver County ride - very hot - broken wheel (Mark).
+ week18, 23-Jul: 121 2325 129 Short solo rides - very hot.
+ week19, 30-Jul: 140 2465 129 Western WI century ride - 3rd century - very hot and exhausting (Mark, Leo).
+ week20, 6-Aug: 130 2595 129 2nd Hastings ride - beautiful cool sunny day (Mark, Leo).
+ week21, 13-Aug: 127 2722 129 2nd Marine on St. Croix ride - cool cloudy day (Mark).
+ week22, 20-Aug: 109 2831 128 1st Cannon Falls ride - beautiful sunny but windy day (Mark).
+ week23, 27-Aug: 132 2963 128 3rd New Prague ride, sunny, cool, and windy (Doug, Mark :-( left Dave behind).
+ week24, 3-Sep: 137 3100 129 2nd Northfield ride, caught in the rain the last three miles (Mark).
+ week25, 10-Sep: 130 3230 129 Ride from Dave's house in Shoreview to Stillwater, hot and windy (Dave).
+ week26, 17-Sep: 96 3326 127 3rd solo ride to Shakopee - pleasant temps but windy - California vacation.
+ week27, 24-Sep: 92 3418 126 rainy Sunday after California vacation.
+ week28, 1-Oct: 120 3538 126 3rd Carver County Ride - beautiful day with some south wind on return trip (Mark, Dave, Dave).
+ week29, 8-Oct: 121 3659 126 Solo Hastings ride - cool and windy.
+ week30, 15-Oct: 116 3775 125 Mille Lacs Ride - nice sunny day, some wind (Doug, Dave, Mark, Dave).
+ week31, 22-Oct: 105 3880 125 Solo ride to Medina - cool, sunny and windy.
+ week32, 29-Oct: 55 3935 122 ride to Orchard Lake (Murphy).
+ week33, 5-Nov: 67 4002 121 Solo ride to near Hastings.

Last modified 27 December 2005