From the Compound to the World - CycleBlaze

From the Compound to the World

Starting Again from Ground Covid Zero

By Steve Ruelle
524 km (325 miles) over 198 days since Mar. 16, 2022
Starting All Over Again heart 7

The Lockdown Before the Lockdown

Playing Survivor heart 6
Lockdown Begins heart 12


Scored a Pass heart 5
Flirting with a Lockdown Return heart 6
Midnight Break heart 10
The Looming Lockdown heart 5
Deploying Supplies heart 25
There Will Be House Arrest heart 11
Last Ride Before Lockdown heart 24

The Big Lockdown

In the Trenches heart 11
Food Running Out heart 7
Cracks in the Veneer heart 10
Punished for Jogging heart 10
Failed Supply Lines heart 12
Swings of Chaos heart 8
The End Game heart 2
Forced Equality heart 1
Invasions of Privacy heart 7
A Friend Escapes heart 1
A Long Walk to the Airport heart 4
When is this Over? heart 2
The Almighty Compound heart 1
Can I See the Sun? heart 6
Incoming Information Anxiety heart 10
A Friend Tests Positive heart 9
Playing With False Hopes heart 4
The Mad Logic of Zero Covid heart 5
Hell Has Come to our Compound+ heart 8
Like Caged Animals heart 6
We're Not Part of Society heart 3
The Playbook to Ruin Hope heart 2
We Have a Fence Jumper heart 4
Downsizing for the Win heart 7
Taking Back my Affairs+ heart 5

Emerging from Lockdown

Friends Getting out and Riding heart 6
Compound Biking Begins Again heart 11
3 Hours of Freedom heart 13
Setback: Damaged Achilles Tendon heart 3
Gate Parties heart 3
3 More Hours of Freedom heart 24
"My Brain is Angry" heart 2

Lockdown Over

Last Compound Covid Test heart 7
The Next Few Months+ heart 4
Wisdom and Courage from Friends heart 4
Follow Up to the Neighbor Suicide+ heart 4
Tentative Normalcy heart 8
Dodged a Bullet? heart 7
Fighting for Every Step heart 2
Poo Poo the Po Po's heart 6

Recovery Rides (< 20km Radius from Home)

Recovery Ride #1 heart 20
Recovery Ride #2 heart 10
Recovery Ride #3 heart 12
Recovery Ride #4 heart 6
Recovery Ride #5 heart 11
Recovery Ride #6 heart 6
Recovery Ride #7 heart 2
Major Bike Accident+ heart 3

Expanding Outwards (>20 km from home, within Shanghai province)

Bikes, Boats, and Barbeque+ heart 27
Getting Better and Better heart 9
Hotels in Obscure Places+ heart 1
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