It all starts…now!

BicyclingGetting olderDid you ever give up on a dream, just because you think you’re too old?

You know, that old negative voice whispering in your ear —

“You’ll never be a dancer, athlete, writer, musician [fill in the blank] at your age! You blew your chance for that a long time ago.”

Well, I’m here to tell you it isn’t so.

I’ve been reading a lot of cycling news this year, because I decided that I want to finish a 60-mile charity ride for my 60th birthday.

Yesterday, I ran across a story about Henrik Olsen, a 45-year-old engineer who decided at age 40 to become a competitive distance bike racer. Continue reading