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2016 SFR El Paseito Mixto Populaire

Carlos, of La Ruta fame (or is that infamy?) has also concocted a kinder, gentler mixed terrain populaire – El Paseito Mixto – that has been added to the SFR calendar for a dual populaire day in the late summer … Continue reading

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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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2016 SRCC Bad Little Brother

photo tour version It worked out to ride SRCC’s Bad Little Brother again in 2016, that edition’s congenial riding companions were EricW and Sherry. There were some familiar faces in the parking lot at the Lake Sonoma Dam, but folks … Continue reading

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2015 Humboldt Express 400k (Extra Express Version) perm

photo tour version The theme for 2015 was riding new routes and new places, so when this e-mail came on the SFR list.. Hi all, I recently got approved permanent # 2761 – Humboldt Express 400k and would like to … 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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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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2015 M5

photo tour version I’d been on one ride in Jackson State Forest years ago, with the ex and a friend of his who knew the trails. It was great to have someone to follow, and definitely seemed like the kind … Continue reading

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