Unknown France Without a Bike

Today the Tour de France was visited by the unremarkable Col de la Morte climb. Helicopters and directors, to the best of their ability, looked for the most interesting angles, but,  compared to Col du Glandon or Lacets de Montvernier, the…

Books and Bicycles Toilet Reading

With the useful books sorted out, it's time to look at the reading matter, which my wife calls toilet novels for men. You should not expect anything outstanding from this list, since such books are only suitable for reading on an aeroplane…

Racing and Bicycles: Factory Criteria

In Holland, you don't have to go far to gather those who want to race bicycles. So we, after a corporate ride, decided to organize the first factory championship - on Friday evening we rented the race track of one of the local cycling…

Education Is More Than the MCAS Scores

If there were an exam dedicated to music, the students of Turkey Hill Middle School in Lunenburg, Massachusetts would have achieved a perfect score based on their performance this evening. Under the direction of, the 5th, 6th, and 7th-grade…

Community Development Keynotes

With the wit and charisma of a modern-day Will Rogers, Dr Philip Fitch Vincent enlightens and entertains any audience he addresses about the importance of character education among our young people. More importantly, his many years as a…