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What's Your Favorite Brevet Distance?

Four years ago, I interviewed 12 randonneurs from different parts of the country about randonneuring. One of the questions I asked them was, “What is your favorite distance of the Super Randonneur series (200, 300, 400, 600K) and why?” 1,155 more words

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Moar Randonneuring! Now With Extra Protein!

Frederick 300K
April 18, 2015

The Good Stuff

At the end of the ride, begrimed, sucking down delicious high fructose corn syrup products and waiting for the Pizza arrived, I was talking with Mike, the DCR club president.   2,320 more words

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Experience: a Randonneur's Frenemy

This weekend, Felkerino and I rode our first official brevet of 2015, the D.C. Randonneurs 300K out of Frederick, Maryland. I was feeling pretty lackluster about the whole thing, but the forecast indicated spectacular conditions, leaving us no excuses to skip out on a ride in the countryside with rando buddies. 815 more words

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2015 Fleche Report. Team " Not Lost Yet"

This year I decided to ride a Fleche for a first time.

What is Fleche? Here is some important things to know.

According to RUSA   : 1,294 more words

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Early season brevets

Its been a while.

This winter was very tough. Training outside and getting my mileage going in preparation for PBP also. I bought an indoor trainer ( I hate riding indoors) and used it only like 10 times :) Outside I feel free, there is no walls there. 559 more words

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2015 Del Puerto 200k perm (R5)

Photo tour

I needed a ride for April for the Rthing. SFR runs the Del Puerto 200k as a brevet in November. When I’d done it before I’d liked the route, and kept thinking how pretty it would be in Spring. 1,374 more words

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Clearing out the Cobwebs

Warrenton 300k
April 4, 2015

When it Really was all Greek to me

In between the time when Greece was the cradle of Democracy and the time when it became the grave of European Community, there was a period where Greeks seemed to be making a concerted assault on middlebrow popular music. 2,291 more words

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