JV Araneta
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The Mandaue Reclamation:Cebu’s best place for cycling
by JV Araneta - May 2, 2022 - 12:00am
Before the Mandaue Reclamation Area was opened to traffic back in the 1990’s, cyclists have already been training and racing at that newly built land mass that was once part of the sea. It took almost a decade...
The best rider since Eddy Merckx?
by JV Araneta - March 14, 2022 - 12:00am
Eddy Merckx is cyclings’ GOAT, winning one race in every three he joined.
Cebu-Zamboanga on a Motorbike
by JV Araneta - March 7, 2022 - 12:00am
Two Sundays ago, I did the most audacious, or stupid, adventure ever, on a motorbike.
Mayana: Higher and Higher
by JV Araneta - February 21, 2022 - 12:00am
Nine years ago, I and a few teammates of our team, Sky Logistics CC, conquered Baguio twice in two days.
Helping Marginalized Sports
by JV Araneta - February 7, 2022 - 12:00am
Cycling, bike motor sports and skateboarding are just three sports that have a bad reputation from the public.
Cycling as You Get Older
by JV Araneta - January 31, 2022 - 12:00am
As the pundits say, no one has beat Father Time.
Bucket List
by JV Araneta - January 24, 2022 - 12:00am
I don't know about you but my bucket list is in a state of flux. Especially with what has happened to the world, and the fact that I'm not getting any younger, our priorities changed.
History of bicycle frame building in Cebu City
by JV Araneta - January 10, 2022 - 12:00am
He was an avid supporter of local cycling races.  Every Saturday afternoons or holidays, he would organize circuit races called “Bente-bente” winner take-all at the North Reclamation Area (Present...
History of bicycle frame building in Cebu City
by JV Araneta - December 13, 2021 - 12:00am
Today, I have a guest writer in the person of Sammy Sy. Sammy is a human encyclopedia when it comes to retro bikes.
Jealous of Eritrea
by JV Araneta - September 27, 2021 - 12:00am
I bet most of you haven’t heard of Eritrea.
Expect a Bull-run
by JV Araneta - September 1, 2021 - 12:00am
The Chicago Bulls will parade an upgraded lineup when the 2021-2022 NBA season begins, improving offensively and defensively.
Road Cycling Etiquette
by JV Araneta - August 30, 2021 - 12:00am
Here’s the updated unwritten rules when going out for a ride:
Dreaming of Olympic Gold
by JV Araneta - August 23, 2021 - 12:00am
If the objective of the Philippine Olympic committee is to win gold in Olympic Cycling, then road racing and track wouldn’t be a good discipline to do it.
Of Filipino cyclists
by JV Araneta - August 16, 2021 - 12:00am
Last week, one famous cycling enthusiast from Manila said that it is possible for a Filipino to win gold in the cycling road race in Paris in 2024.
Slovenia’s Tadej Pogacar
by JV Araneta - July 26, 2021 - 12:00am
Im not going to talk about the 2021 Tour de France. There are a lot of news about it if you search via google.
Mark Cavendish’s Magical Year
by JV Araneta - July 12, 2021 - 12:00am
The last significant picture I saw of Mark Cavendish was October of last year, when he was bawling out, bidding adieu to the fans in front of Belgian TV. His 2020 was a shell of his former self and therefore, no...
It's the Tour de France!!!
by JV Araneta - June 28, 2021 - 12:00am
For the next three weeks, it’ll be the biggest show on earth. With Europe starting to get back to its feet from the pandemic, the fans are back on the sides of the road.
The Rules
by JV Araneta - May 31, 2021 - 12:00am
If you think folks riding their bicycles are the same, you are wrong.
Tindahan ni Kapitan
by JV Araneta - April 26, 2021 - 12:00am
This pandemic has brought me to places Ive never thought I’d see.
Unli Flats
by JV Araneta - April 19, 2021 - 12:00am
Last Saturday, there was this one week race in Spain called, “Volta a la Comunitat Valenciana”.
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