It’s not about the bike, it’s about the info!

Well, despite being a no show this summer at MIT rides (I have been spending my time training for next year’s Manitoba Marathon) I have been out riding the roads of SE Manitoba like most of you. But I want to know what routes you link together to make for those special, epic or non-epic, rides on two wheels.

I am sure that most of you have come across this website in the last week’s RoadBikeRiders newsletter but I thought I would mention it here so that we can all enjoy its knowledge sharing abilities.

The website is: and it allows riders to share route information with other roadies, mountain bikers, runners, etc. through Google Maps.

I have uploaded the Woodridge route as my example:

So now it is your turn, what routes are you interested in sharing with others. Have you found a stretch of pavement that gives you unwarranted freedom or scenic vistas? Why don’t you share it with other MITers?