Well, this is certainly not the ride report I thought I’d be writing today; I figured I’d still be out on the road pedaling towards SLO right now. But for all the training and prep one does for a big ride — you realize you can’t anticipate everything that might happen.
Randonneur Pre-Ride Report: 3CR 1000k – Food
Last but certainly not least, here’s my final blog post in my pre-ride series on what I’ve been doing to prepare for 3CR. Continue reading Randonneur Pre-Ride Report: 3CR 1000k – Food
Randonneur Pre-Ride Report: 3CR 1000k – Drop Bags
I actually started packing a month ahead of time in order to assemble all of the necessities for my drop bags (I didn’t want to forget anything and started a pile in my closet that gradually grew over the passing weeks.) After doing all of the above research and then some — I packed two bags following the rules set by the organizers.
Randonneur Pre-Ride Report: 3CR 1000k – Gear
With the Santa Cruz Randonneurs’ 2014 California Central Coast Randonnée looming before me, I’ve been slowly ramping up preparations for my longest ride to date — 1000 kilometers. Here’s a rundown of the gear I’ll be carrying with me.