JV Araneta
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Sartorial Elegance
by JV Araneta - March 15, 2021 - 12:00am
“Sartorial Elegance” used to be one phrase I came upon when an article I read described the way the former LA Lakers Coach Pat Riley dressed himself up during games.
Einstein was right
by JV Araneta - January 18, 2021 - 12:00am
When somebody says that Albert Einstein was right, it would be foolish to say otherwise.
The best of times
by JV Araneta - January 11, 2021 - 12:00am
This pandemic has really thrown us off our daily routine.
Biggest Cycling Story for 2020
by JV Araneta - January 4, 2021 - 12:00am
The biggest cycling story for 2020 is not cycling. Yes, it’s covid-19.
Getting Priorities Straight
by JV Araneta - December 21, 2020 - 12:00am
An orthodontist once said in a lecture that there are three things that can make a person truly happy: 1- donating time, 2- being grateful and 3- and be a giver.
How many bicycles should a cyclist own?
by JV Araneta - November 30, 2020 - 12:00am
Very interesting question, huh? The correct answer is, N+1. “N” stands for the number of bicycle a cyclist currently has and one more.
by JV Araneta - November 2, 2020 - 12:00am
I would like to extend my deepest condolences the the family of my colleague, Rico Navarro.
Let Bicycles be
by JV Araneta - October 26, 2020 - 12:00am
Last week, a local radio host put up a poll on an a social media page, after a some folks allegedly complained about cyclists who don’t follow traffic rules.
The amazing Eddie Van Halen
by JV Araneta - October 19, 2020 - 12:00am
Anyone with a bit of rock and roll DNA knows Van Halen.
It’s Showtime with South Beach
by JV Araneta - September 30, 2020 - 12:00am
For missing the playoffs last season, two opposing teams are rewarded with a trip to this year’s NBA Finals, spectator-less yet with multiple widescreen-mounted virtual cheering fans.
Finally, a bike lane!
by JV Araneta - September 28, 2020 - 12:00am
Congratulations should be in order to the Cebu City Planning Development Office for finally starting to put bicycle lanes into fruition.
Le Tour goes on?
by JV Araneta - September 7, 2020 - 12:00am
There are rumours in the Tour de France that the whole caravan- cyclists, team directors, team doctors, mechanics, helpers, all 600 of them, will be tests for covid19 over the weekend. Of course, its a no brainer...
Manipis party is over!
by JV Araneta - August 24, 2020 - 12:00am
Manipis is a mountain barangay of the City of Talisay, Cebu Province. At the top, it is approximately 25km from the Cebu City Hall.
Exciting times!
by JV Araneta - August 17, 2020 - 12:00am
With the cycling season stacked up for 3 months and one week, overlap events are expected. Last Saturday was an example.
Look out for Wout van Aert!
by JV Araneta - August 10, 2020 - 12:00am
The professional cycling season finally started last week after it was halted mid-March by the pandemic.
Will Chris Froome be in this years’ Tour?
by JV Araneta - August 3, 2020 - 12:00am
Before even proceeding to answer the question, the better question would be: “Will the Tour de France even start?”
The Brief Foray of Rock Shox in Paris Roubaix
by JV Araneta - June 22, 2020 - 12:00am
Paris-Roubaix is without doubt the toughest race in the world. Ironically, it starts from the commune of Compiegne (75km from Paris) to the city of Roubaix, which is about 260+km long.
Where’s the Black Cyclist in the Pro Peloton?
by JV Araneta - June 15, 2020 - 12:00am
Professional cycling is a sport that you don’t normally see an African rider or a rider of African descent.
Is the City tone-deaf to bicycle commuters?
by JV Araneta - June 8, 2020 - 12:00am
I don’t know if it was insensitivity or lack of empathy.
by JV Araneta - June 1, 2020 - 12:00am
I didn’t like Michael Jordan very much from 1991-93 and 1996-98. And I believe that he should have been called for an offensive foul against Bryon Russell in, “The Shot”.
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