We spotted a hot-air balloon in southern Hatfield, and it seemed to keep pace with us as we worked our way north — we finally lost sight of it somewhere on Cronin Hill Rd.

Posted: August 28, 2023 at 8:34 PM ET

We finally got a great weather night for the Intro ride, without the threat of thunderstorms, or clouds of smoke, or 100% humidity, or plagues of locusts, or any of the other disasters this summer has served up so far.

Posted: July 31, 2023 at 8:15 PM ET