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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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2015 Old Cazadero 300k perm

I’d foregone the brevet, as it was just the week before the Shasta 1000k, but still wanted to do the route, so got together a few folks to do it as a perm. Patrick had been in the same boat … 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 SRCC Terrible Two

So, working on my brevity (maybe) and timeliness (yeah, not so much), a few of the highlights from my day: – BillO asking if Jason Pierce was there during the opening remarks. Oh sheesh, don’t encourage him… No. Silly Pudu … Continue reading

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