What is Missing Link
Missing Link is a personal blog of John Whelan.
John is a 31 year old husband, cyclist, runner, beer brewer, scotch drinker, wine snob, photographer, blogger and geek.
Early in his career John co-founded several mobile technology companies in the Indianapolis area - Proxito, Bouncepad and DeftMobile aimed at delivering mobile location based services.
John is currently the Product Manager for Security at ExactTarget.
In his spare time, John is a photographer for the Indianapolis Motor Speedway for events such as the Indianapolis 500 and the Brickyard 400.
The thoughts and opinions expressed in this blog are solely the author's.
Category Archives: Personal
The other day a terrible thing happened to me. With a sputter and puff of foamy frothy liquid, followed by the raspy hiss of it’s last breath… my keg ran dry. While part of me always recognized this to be … Continue reading
A few days ago I wrote about my schedule for the upcoming cycling season and how I’m tackling three major events (100 or more miles) mixed in with several smaller events. This is an ambitious schedule as a 100 mile … Continue reading
I’ve been asked a few times recently why I’m a cyclist. The question was meant to be asking what got me started (not “why would you do something like that?!”), but it got me thinking about what caused me to … Continue reading
It’s been roughly two years since I bought my road bike. When I bought it I had some sense that it would be a gateway to the next level of riding, but I didn’t quite grasp exactly what that really … Continue reading