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Brevets, commutes, tandem rides, coffee. Sometimes a marathon. Washington, D.C.

Coffeeneuring on Instagram via Storify

Based on a suggestion from San Francisco ciclista Meligrosa I tried a new way to capture some of the Coffeeneuring Challenge action– Storify. Follow this link for a glimpse of week one’s coffeeneuring Instagram images. Hashtag: #coffeeneuring. Please let me know what you think about the Storify method for sharing […]

Coffeeneuring Week One: The Tweetstorm Begins

Following along with people’s coffeeneuring has really lifted my spirits after a crazy week. Thanks to all who are embracing the challenge and taking time to tweet and post their outings. Today’s is the first of many update posts, and this one exclusively features a roundup of tweets from the […]

Government Shutdown: Get Off My Lawn!

The government shutdown continues, much to many of our dismay. Also, the Coffeeneuring Challenge is in full swing, much to many of our great delight! Today I did a six-mile shutdown run (all activities will hereby be prefaced with “shutdown” until this ends, I tell you), which took me near […]

Shutdown Diaries: Leesburg Loop via the C&O

To help manage my shutdown anxiety I have spent the last couple of days away from the television, the computer, and the depressing barricaded and closed areas of downtown. I’m also trying to get in some exercise. After all, I want my work clothes to still fit when this $%&! […]

I’m @coffeeneur and I’m okay…

Chasing Mailboxes readers, if you follow me on Twitter please kindly change your follow to @coffeeneur. I still consider myself a gypsybug at heart (my former Twitter handle), but for now I’m making that account inactive to be @coffeeneur. We’ll still use the #coffeeneuring hashtag for the upcoming Coffeeneuring Challenge. […]

Coffeeneuring Challenge: Save the Date

Save the Date! 7 Weekends, Six7 Cups What:  The Coffeeneuring Challenge When:  Weekends between October 4 through November 17, 2013 Where:  Anywhere a hot beverage is served at a location greater than one mile from where you started pedaling Old Rules Along with New Ones, Based on Participant Suggestions! Formal […]