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Are you really ready to ride your bicycle?
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - March 1, 2021 - 12:00am
Late January of this year, I wrote about the cyclist who was hit by a pick up truck while out on a Sunday dawn ride.
Scrap the Bike Lanes
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - February 15, 2021 - 12:00am
Bike lanes are part and parcel of a modern city. While some parts of Cebu are now modern, its charms from the past the small and narrow streets built a long time ago.
Consequence of a Wrong Decision
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - February 8, 2021 - 12:00am
Jose Romilo Blanco won’t be returning to his family. Ever. This after he was hit by a pick up truck very early morning that Sunday, two weeks ago.
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - February 1, 2021 - 12:00am
There is something about riding a bicycle in the rain.
There’s always Hope
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - July 6, 2020 - 12:00am
Cebu City is going into its fourth month of quarantine de to Covid-19, and just finished two weeks of tough lockdown and yet, there is no light at the end of the tunnel.
Indoor Training
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - March 23, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, I wrote that cycling, riding alone, to be exact, is the safest form of physical activity in these times. I have changed my mind.
Best Bicycles are at VELO EXPO
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - December 1, 2019 - 12:00am
If you ride, love, and admire bicycles, then you should be at the ballroom of the Cebu Grand Hotel today for the 2019 VELO EXPO.
The “R” Word
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - August 26, 2019 - 12:00am
If you looked at the physique of 31yo Marcel Kittel, you wouldn’t think that he was a professional cyclist.
The Changing of the Guard
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - August 12, 2019 - 12:00am
This 2019 professional cycling season is a watershed for the pro peloton.
Toughest race, ever!
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - June 24, 2019 - 12:00am
I’ve done a lot of bicycle racing in the past 30 years, not in the professional peloton, but in races that I pay to join, not join to get paid.
The Carapaz Effect
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - June 10, 2019 - 12:00am
I would have loved to write about the winer of the 2019 Giro d’Italia, Richard Carapaz.
Pink is the Color
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - May 13, 2019 - 12:00am
Changing the government is not easy in a democracy.
The Pro European Racing Season is on
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - March 4, 2019 - 12:00am
Although the first professional racing for the 2019 season started early this year in the Land Down Under, the “real” racing started last Saturday.
The GFNY Bohol Experience
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - February 4, 2019 - 12:00am
First, I’d like to say that I loved that the Gran Fondo New York was brought to Bohol and that as long as I’m healthy, I will be joining the event whenever it is held here.
Race for Mark Ylanan
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - March 12, 2018 - 12:00am
I think that for those cyclists who have been joining local bicycle road racing and criteriums, knew  Mark Anthony Ylanan well.
Flahute time!
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - February 26, 2018 - 12:00am
There really is no true definition of a “flahute” but when you are called as such, it should be received with great honor.
Tour time!
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - June 27, 2016 - 12:00am
It's the time of year again for the greatest sporting event in the universe, the Tour de France. From July 2-24, the best cyclists in the world will be racing elbow to elbow for the chance to wear a piece of cloth...
There’s no stopping the Missile
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - February 11, 2013 - 12:00am
When Mark Cavendish signed with team SKY for the 2012 season, it had the makings of a fairy tale.
Allez Cycling’s credibility
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - December 17, 2012 - 12:00am
Is the sport of cycling really facing credibility problems?
How’s Lance to you now?
by Jose Vicente ‘JV’ Araneta - November 12, 2012 - 12:00am
I have always looked two Lance Armstrong two ways- one, asone of the greatest a cycling champion and as an inspiration when my Mom was battling breast cancer. While these attributes can easily merge, the line between...
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