After having such a great ride at the Tour de Scottsdale in early October, I have been wanting to work on the part of my ride that needs the most work - climbing. The day after Thanksgiving I pedaled over to South Mountain to train. My goal is be able to go up and down the mountain five times in one ride by the end of the spring. On this day, I put in two rides and felt good enough for a third, but had to pass since I had to get home to work on some other things.
Here is what the first ride looked like (sped up of course):