The ice and snow cleared up enough to get
a lake loop in last Sunday. However, in
the absence of winter road hazards road
grime and salt made their presence known.
I am fairly certain that I picked up the frames
weight in mud. Kraut let me towel off before
I had to throw the Madone in the back of
It was great to feel the bike under me after
such a long hiatus. I enjoyed this winter, but
I am ready for the spring to get here so I can
start road riding again.