I’m ramping up the miles for the California Central Coast Randonnée 1200k I’ll be riding in August, so I’ve been trying to squeeze in as many 200k brevets and permanents as I can this month!
Today was the inaugural “Meet Your Maker” ride for 2014 that started off at Paragon Machine Works in Richmond and ended at Drake’s Brewing Company in San Leandro. (TBO & I are big fans of Paragon as Mark made our wedding rings!) It was a huge turnout and over 150 folks came out for the event! Read More
Last December, I declared 2013 my Year of Randonneuring. After several of years of reading about other friends’ exploits on their steel bikes — riding miles and miles all throughout the Bay Area, sometimes through the night (and later I learned, even longer) — I succumbed to my perceived romance of embarking on my own long-distance endurance adventures. Read More
It’s another year, and I have another set of goals to aim for as I hope to ride Paris-Brest-Paris in 2015! After dealing with knee/fit issues with my CX and new randonneur bikes for most of last year — I think I finally have all of that sorted out (a blog post detailing that epic saga will come in the near future.) Read More
TBO & I headed up to Hill 88 today — one of the most scenic spots in Marin — for the annual tradition of gathering with our cycling peeps on the first day of the year!