Tour Down Under summary

How else do I express that this was a great start to 2010. This was another great hype filled race with the re-introduction of Lance Armstrong in his new Team Radio Shack team and uniform. The 2009 transfer season was dizzying to say the least. It was a complete overhaul of nearly every team. What this gives to us is …

Tour Down Under Excitement

Stage 1 of the Santos Tour Down Under is rolling along right now. Go to http://twitter.com/SantosTDU_Live to keep track of the action. I’m still trying to find a place to stream the video which is proving to be a challenge since I’m in Canada. I’ve found an audio stream here: http://www.abc.net.au/adelaide/onair/891stream.asx Wishing that I could listen to Phil Liggett and …

SCOM first impressions

So my colleague has installed Microsoft SCOM 2007 R2 and now I get to play with it! I helped a bit during the installation, but can’t say one way or the other how the total experience was. First impressions are very good. I know that there are a lot of tools available to do what I need to do, and …

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So what’s the deal with cyclists and shaved legs?

Quite often I’ve been asked about why cyclists shave their legs. What is funny to me is that the first thing that people will say is: “Does it really make you that much faster?” So here’s my quick explanation of what it’s all about. There are 3 main reasons that a cyclist will shave their legs. Road Rash – There …