Contrary to the wonderful pictures of their bike trips and nearby beaches, I live in the frozen tundra of Illinois. *It’s always cold and the wind howls, making outdoor events available to those with good clothing or for people that are moving. *While I haven’t had to push snow yet this year, I’ve had to spread salt several times in some very cold temperatures. *I am always surprised how I get used to it. Even in below zero temperatures. *Yesterday I was signed up for a 28 mile trail race and after 16 miles I was tired of being outside. … FULL ARTICLE »

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