DALMAC 2013 by the Numbers: Mileage & Statistics

Another year of cycling and another multi-day cycling trip… This year I traveled into Michigan to ride DALMAC, the 5 day cycling tour from East Lansing to Mackinaw. My route actually went over the Mackinac Bridge and onto the Upper Peninsula where we ended in Sault Ste Marie. Just like last year for RAGBRAI 2012, I did keep track of all the statistics on my cycling trip… the mileage, speed, trip time, and workout statistics (calories, heart rate). Below I’ve given a trip total and then a breakdown for each of 5 days of DALMAC. The mileage numbers are a little off from the official DALMAC mileage, but this is mainly because I got off track a couple times and added a few extra miles to my daily routes. For the most part, the numbers are pretty close though. This time around I even added in a few notes on the weather for each day. Continue reading DALMAC 2013 by the Numbers: Mileage & Statistics

RAGBRAI 2012 by the Numbers: Mileage & Statistics

Well, if you’re wondering what it takes to ride across the state of Iowa on a bike, here are all of the statistics I kept track of on my trip… the mileage, speed, trip time, and workout statistics (calories, heart rate). Below I’ve given a trip total and then a breakdown for each of 7 days of RAGBRAI. The mileage numbers are a little off from the official RAGBRAI mileage, but this is expected because some times I would ride around a town a little more while visiting or getting something to eat along the way. The numbers are pretty close though… Continue reading RAGBRAI 2012 by the Numbers: Mileage & Statistics