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Friday Group Ride #285

Friday Group Ride #285

The fastest I have traveled on a bicycle is somewhere between 51 and 52mph. That’s somewhere north of 80kph for our metric friends. It was on Ed Clark Road during D2R2 five years ago. Ed ...

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Grinduro!

Grinduro!

I was standing on top of Grizzly Ridge, waiting for some sort of internal cue to materialize when one of the race volunteers told the rider next to me, “You’re going to roll into the ...

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Friday Group Ride #284

Friday Group Ride #284

The leaves are late here, mostly green and still in their trees. The birds haven’t been fooled. They are moving south in their flocks. Youth hockey has started. The apples are ripe and the ...

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Riding the Panzer

Riding the Panzer

When I heard the megaphone, it didn’t compute. I was riding on a dirt road in reaches of Sonoma County so remote the road barely shows up on Google Maps. It’s not a place where one, ...

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Passing the Helmet

Passing the Helmet

For the last few years, the day after Levi’s Gran Fondo, a few of us have been getting together for an easy recovery ride. I can’t speak for the others in attendance, but I have not ...

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Conquer the Cobbles

Conquer the Cobbles

Friday Night Entertainment in Richmond Since the Richmond World Championship road course is locked down for the duration of the event, someone had the bright idea of holding a ride on it. As it ...

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Interbike 2015, Sockgate

Interbike 2015, Sockgate

(Not sure who to credit for this shot as it’s been repeatedly purloined on teh Interwebz) Before we continue with our Interbike coverage, I want to take a moment to acknowledge the Sockgate ...

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