Thankful 138

Inspiration: It’s that wonderful time of year…Happy Thanksgiving! This playlist has just a few of the songs and artists I’m thankful for when I’m in the Cycle Studio. Genre: Alternative, Rock, Dance, Pop Approximate time: 64 minutes Ride Playlist: Good To Be Alive Let’s Go Jump Forever Ride Uprising People Like Us We Own It…

A Great Escape 137

Inspiration: 60+ minutes of NEW RELEASE tracks on Spotify…including one from James Blunt’s latest – Moon Landing. Genre: Alternative, Rock, Dance, Pop Approximate time: 63 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify: On YouTube:

SPINphony 136

Inspiration: Nothing but Classical music for this ride…many familiar tracks that work well for sprints, jumps and hill climbs. Genre: Classical Approximate time: 64 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify:

Gang Of Rhythm 135

Inspiration: This hour ride includes a couple 6-8 minute classic rock tracks from Golden Earring and The Doors…time for some hill climbin’! Genre: Alternative, Christian, Dance, Pop, Rock Approximate time: 62 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify: On YouTube:

Drinking From the Bottle 134

Inspiration: Another updated and expanded version of an earlier playlist. Rearranged IT’S TIME 052 and added Timber (Pitbull w/ Ke$ha), Mirrors (JT) and Spiritual (Katy Perry). Genre: Alternative, Pop, Dance Approximate time: 65 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify: On YouTube:

Wannabe in LA 133

Inspiration: I REALLY do wannabe in LA! Genre: Alternative, Pop, Rock, Dance Approximate time: 60 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify: On YouTube:

Birthday Girl…Bonita 132

Inspiration: My wife Bonnie (Bonita), celebrates her first 50-something birthday this week. She doesn’t follow my blog, but does make it to my spin class from time to time…so I’m planning to surprise her with this special birthday ride (including a few guest spinners). Genre: Alternative, Christian, Pop, Rock, Dance Approximate time: 63 minutes Ride…

Let Us Move On 131

Inspiration: A little bit of everything rolled into a 60+ minute playlist for next week’s early AM ride at the Y. Genre: Alternative, Christian, Pop, Rock, Dance Approximate time: 64 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify: On YouTube:

Just A Beautiful Day 130

Inspiration: Updated the EXTREME WAYS #12 playlist from 2012 and extended it to a full hour +. Updates include: Work Work, Do What U Want, To This Day and a Remix of Linkin Park’s Powerless. Genre: Alternative, Pop, Rock, Dance Approximate time: 66 minutes Ride Playlist: On Spotify: On YouTube:

Arise 129

Inspiration: Found some old and new tracks for an hour ride playlist…includes one from latest Panic! at the Disco release (great album). ALSO, ten shiny new bikes delivered to the Spartan Stores YMCA this weekend! Keiser M3+ indoor cycles…very cool. Along with the 24 Spinner NXT cycles we’ve had since opening a couple years ago,…

Road To Victory 128

Inspiration: Needing an updated playlist that includes the latest from Rihanna and Eminem…The Monster. Wasn’t released in time for the Halloween mix, so here it is…on the ROAD TO VICTORY. Genre: Pop, Rock, Dance Approximate time: 64 minutes Ride Profile & Playlist: 01. 2:50 WARM UP / Road To Victory – Veigar Margeirssen 02. 4:01…