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The Crash

In May of 2011, I headed up to Seattle on the Amtrak to ride my first 400K. Just the week before, I’d done my first 600K in Oregon, where I met  2,265 more words

SIR Summer 400K

Standing around with 34 other mildly cold, brightly dressed randonneurs under I5 at the Green Lake Park and Ride in Seattle*, ride organizer Jeff Loomis started us off with some invaluable advice – if you don’t want to get lost on the Interurban Trail, follow someone local. 1,932 more words

Bikepacking or Minimalist Touring

Just home from a weekend away. Not exactly touring, just an out of town brevet. but my way of getting there and back continues to confound other riders. 307 more words


2014 SFR Orr Springs 600k

Of course when I heard there was going to be an Adventure Series 600k I thought I want to do that! or maybe it’s more the… 8,717 more words


Le Brevet et Le BAC

Since I was no longer a teacher, my middle schoolers were allowed to add me on Facebook. I’m honestly surprised they hadn’t tried earlier. Turns out they forgot my last name. 902 more words