Tag Archives: randonneuring

IONTW – April 9, 2017

Other ways of looking and seeing – changing the horizon, and capturing the patterns of birds in flight. Never underestimate the importance of matching snacks! Or that there’s more to life than your job. Not sure I know who any … Continue reading

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

Again I got myself on the hook to herd cats for, erm I mean be Volunteer Coordinator for the SFR Healdsburg/Russian River 300k. Again club members stepped up to fill all the various roles needed for the event, and eight … Continue reading

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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. The start location is at Fremont … Continue reading

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2016 Flèche NorCal

As random and arcane as randonneuring is, the flèche turns it up to 11. Not just a particular distance (at least 360 km) and time limit (24 hours), but you must use all of the time and you must ride … Continue reading

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2017 SaRo HBUH 200k

The HBUH (Healdsburg – Boonville – Ukiah – Healdsburg, pronounced Hubba) – formerly SRCC, now Santa Rosa Randonneurs – is one of my favorite brevets, such a splendid route. Somehow I had missed it last year, and I think the … Continue reading

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IONTW – January 29, 2017

A wonderful story about the power of letters – as communication, for telling your story and making a connection – just a small part of the last administration, but the details say a great deal, and all add up to … Continue reading

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2016 King Ridge 400k Reverse perm

Reverse of the brevet version, that would be, so anti-clockwise. This version was on my radar last year, but hadn’t fit in my schedule, so when the opportunity came up I jumped at it even though I probably wasn’t quite … Continue reading

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