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Martini Style with Cindy Triking on the Razorback Trails

2018 LaidBackTrikers Update

Summer is upon us and I confess I haven’t even thought about blogging about triking our story on this website.  Sad to say, I am not much of a blogger but I do love sharing what triking means to me and Louis. We are hoping we will do better this year but no promises … lol  All I can say is I love riding with Penny the doxie, Louis, our friends, being outdoors and that’s our first priority.  Blogging about…

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Recumbent Trikes Rally and Rodeo

Heart Of Texas Recumbent Rally and Rodeo

Have you ever heard of a rodeo where there are no critters? Cindy, Ben Jones (the proprietor of Dogwood Junction Bike and Trike Shop), and Louis spent the weekend of February 26th, 27th, and 28th down in Austin Texas. (Unfortunately Penny the doxie was not able to attend.) It was the Heart of Texas Recumbent Rally and Rodeo. The only competitors were PEOPLE with their trusty steads – their RECUMBENTS. In fact there were around 75 ‘bent riders from all…

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Martini Style with Cindy

75 Minutes BIONX Woman … A Powerful Triking Experience

Have you ever made plans for a great afternoon with friends and been surprised by something that made it the best it could possibly be. Maybe a good friend dropped in that you haven’t seen in a long time or maybe the weather was forecast to be bad but it turned out to be absolutely perfect. On Sunday Oct 18, 2015, I got to experience one of those absolutely pleasant surprises. I had made arrangements for a Sunday afternoon ride…

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Triking Tidbits from Louis

A Good Day

What’s a “good” day for you? Is it working hard and accomplishing goals? Is it trying to get a little white ball in a hole in the ground in the least amount of strokes? Is it physically striving hard to reach some goal like the top of a bare rock face or a campsite really far in the wilderness? Is it hanging out with some really interesting people outside? On Saturday August 29, 2015, a good day for us was…

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Martini Style with Cindy

Cindy’s Beginning Recumbent Triking Journey

In the “Our Story“, we give a brief description of our story in how we began riding together on recumbent trikes.  This blog may be an interesting story to some who especially struggle with in the word “exercise”. Ever since I can remember right after college, when I would go out and “play” outdoors doing stuff like canoeing, skiing, playing basketball, playing volleyball, hiking, and even walking I would eventually sprang one of my ankles. I am not kidding, I…

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