Tag Archives: SFR

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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2016 SFR Freestone Bread Run 200k

The start of this year’s Bread Run had to contend with the San Francisco Marathon and Off the Grid, so we didn’t get to assemble at the Toll Plaza, but we did get to negotiate across a stream of runners … Continue reading

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2015 SFR Uvas Gold 200k (R13)

The Uvas Gold 200k had been the somewhat accidental start of my RThing the previous year, and I’d quite enjoyed the route, so was glad when it fit in my schedule again. And I stayed at my aunt’s nearby to … Continue reading

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2015 SFR Los Cabos Sueltos 200k

This route is a milder 200k mixed terrain with modest 8000k ft of climbing. The event starts at a civilized 7:00 am from Crissy Field parking lot. The route includes three new to SFR routes fire road segments, the Phoenix … Continue reading

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2015 SFR Russian River 200k

My big stretch/goal ride for 2015 was the SFR Shasta Mountains 1000k, which would be a multi-day extravaganza, so I figured I’d better do some riding-both-days-of-the-weekend sorta things to get some sort of prepardedness for the hey I just rode … Continue reading

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