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Frederick 300km ride report - "Forget the elevation profile "

While many of you are out there riding Fleche in the rain, I finally had a chance to finish my ride report. Bon route to you and stay dry. 1,945 more words

Brevets

DC Randonneurs 300K: Big Flat Looms Large

I’d have to stop and count the number of times I’ve ridden the DC Randonneurs 300K out of Frederick, Md., yet it remains my favorite of that distance. 825 more words

Randonneuring

2017 SFR Healdsburg/Russian River 300k (Workers’ Ride)

Merry Band-o-Randos!

flash me!

Again I got myself on the hook to herd cats for, erm I mean be Volunteer Coordinator for the SFR Healdsburg/Russian River 300k. 1,322 more words

Cycling

Sagging Saddles and Sexy Stems

To a surprising degree, we live our lives according to notions of genre.  When it comes to entertainment the role of genre is obvious.  We like rom-coms but don’t like sci-fi or horror (I don’t understand those people, but they do exist).   995 more words

Cycling

2017 rando creed

My marriage finished going to hell in 2013. In 2016, I finally got back to the only sport I’ve ever loved, randonneuring, and came close to completing an SR series (a 200K, 300K, 400K, and 600K brevet in a calendar year), but when I realized there was no way to finish the 600K within the time limit, I ended it a hundred kilometers short. 269 more words

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2017 SFR Mt. Hamilton 200kNOT

Later this month, on the 25th, SFR will unveil a new 200km route. The start and finish locations, plus the start time work in favor of riders who use BART to attend the rides. 1,459 more words

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