I hope I don’t jinx my riding season proclaiming that.
My pre-commute ritual involves watching the weather report and donning the appropriate riding gear. For the last 5 or 6 months, the weather man has told me it is going to be cold, wet or both. Today was different. Temps in the mid 50’s and not a cloud in the sky. Highs around 75 for the office with an offshore flow. No need for my windproof layer, so I left my rain pants and half-mask at home.
It took a minute for me to get used to the wind again. I had spent all winter adjusting my gear so the wind and rain would stay out that now it felt awkward to be out there again. My chin haden’t felt the wind in ages, hiding behind a layer of neoprene that kept it warm.
Here are some other signs that spring is here, I don’t care what that groundhog says:
Feel free to add your signs that spring is here, or even your signs that spring hasn’t made it to your location yet. . .Permalink