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Flat tire on a flat 200

On Saturday I joined DC Randonneurs for another great 200km brevet.  The name of the route is Pastries & Coffee . On DCR calendar for a first time! 440 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


1,000K: The Physical Fallout

I fully expected that riding a bike for nearly 630 miles in 3 days would have some physical “complications”.  I’ve heard the stories.  Friends have described to me what to expect.   885 more words


1,000K: Plan the Ride - Ride the Plan: Start to Sleep 1

Coming into the 1,000k, my previous longest distance was a 600k.  That ride went well, but with this ride being one riding day and 66% longer with no drop bags, there was a lot of extra planning that went into the ride.   1,381 more words


1,000K: Introduction


I completed the 1000k in a total time of 69:50.

Some things went perfectly according to plan.  Other plans had to be modified on the fly.   110 more words


New Deale

As part of my training I took on the permanent called ” New Dale “. Yet another great ride designed by Crista Borras -  the master of cue sheets and brevet planning. 300 more words


Randonneuring Ramadan

 Fast, light weight, long distance, self-sufficient cycling, during the holy Muslim month of fasting and self-reflection.

The Islamic holy month of Ramadan (Ramazan in Turkish) began a few days ago on June 29th. 668 more words