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2015 SFR Shasta Mountains 1000k – Day 0

EricL had been working on a route from Oregon/farNorthern California which eventually became a prime time SFR offering in the fall of 2015 as the Shasta Mountains 1000k. It was intriguing as a point-to-point route going through challenging terrain (AKA … 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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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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2017 SFR Point Reyes Populaire

Season Opener! The first event of the calendar year for SFR – the Point Reyes Populaire, Gateway to Rando – a shorter distance to ease back in to riding if one had taken time off the bike for the holidays … Continue reading

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IONTW – January 1, 2017

All these years, and I hadn’t realized Carrie Fisher was (only) 19 when the real Star Wars was filmed. And likewise, all the times of having a Pap test, and yes, it is short for something – named after Georgios Papanikolaou (I … Continue reading

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