Thousands take to the streets of Sacramento Saturday, January 21, 2017 in protest of policies of the Donald Trump administration.
Cyclists ride for myriad reasons. I partake for the fresh oxygen spilling off the trees, thousands of miles of discovery — and very cool humans.
The death rate on the planet is 100% percent. I don’t say that to be morose. Rather, as a vivd reminder that life is our most precious non-renewable resource. And I have every intention of living it to the fullest. Anyone likeminded is welcome to join the ruckus.
One of the coolest parts about covering professional cycling is the close proximity you have with the riders. Filming Mark Cavendish was akin to meeting Michael Jordan for me. And when he took the finish of the last stage, the wake of the peloton chasing him almost pulled me down.
There are times when you know you’re witnessing personal history unfold in front of you. Catching a bike ride for the first time was like that for me. Even then, it was something I knew I’d never forget.
Recently, Gabe and I baptized his new mountain bike on a network of trails in Northern California. I’m truly not sure who was more excited. Watching him come online that way made me feel childish again. The only difference this time was the new place in my heart where the memories from today will live.
Billed as one of the fastest courses in the country, the California International Marathon attracts elite athletes from across the planet. Here are images of some of the first to cross the line.
The capital of the most populous U.S. state is in flux. After years of status quo, recent events have brought national attention to Sacramento. And my friend Doug Elmets and company have been not so quietly doing their part to shape the future of the rapidly changing landscape. Here’s a glimpse behind the scenes of one part of a small project we worked on together. The best is yet to come.