How BOI2REX Became BOI2CotM

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What is BOI2CotM?  It is Boise to Craters of the Moon and that is as far as I got on my cycling trip across Idaho.  At 8 PM on day two I made a reluctant phone call to Tory.  “Hey, babe.”, I announced.  “Hi’”, she replied.  I knew she knew why I was calling. “That’s… Read more »

BOI2REX – Routes Have Been Finalized

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Day 1.  Nampa to Mountain Home. I’ll start in Nampa and head south through Melba and end up at the Mountain Home RV Park in Mountain Home.  I’ll end the day with 2,605 feet of elevation gain and 88 miles on the bike.  There aren’t many places to get water, so I am going to… Read more »

BOI2REX – Nutrition Worksheet

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In preparation for my Ride Across Idaho at the end of this week I calculated my nutritional needs during the ride.  I used the calorie table and formulas at UltraCycling to help calculate my nutritional needs. I’ll be burning between 5,000 and 6,500 calories a day!  My goal is to eat 300 – 400 calories… Read more »