Category Archives: 100-150 miles

The Lost City of Petrolia (Fleche weekend part 1)

Moving frequently means always being the new guy in the club. The fleche has always been my favorite type of randonneuring ride, but as it requires having a team of 3-5 bicycles, I had to be proactive about finding the … Continue reading

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Santa Cruz Randonneurs – El Grenada 200km

I originally planned on a hilly 200km Permanent with Eric, but plans changed and he offered a ride to Santa Cruz for their 200km. The start was far too early, considering to get there for 6am, I had to leave … Continue reading

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San Fran – Two Rock / Valley Ford 200km

Only two weeks into my rando career of 2015 and I got my second 200km ride done! Despite the general forecast of the week being dreary between major storm systems, the weather turned out as fantastic as I could have … Continue reading

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San Fran Randos – Pierce Point 200km

Update: I’m now in the San Francisco area. Previously I was near Los Angeles, Seattle, and Ithaca, NY. It’s certainly nice to have weather in my favor for riding 200k this early in the year! I had only gotten out … Continue reading

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2014 Cascade 1240km – Day Three – Ephrata to Mazama

Day 3 started around 6:10am. I had about 4 hours of sleep and didn’t eat much for breakfast because I forgot to grab a bagel in the morning. A few people had just left that I missed when I realized … Continue reading

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Index!

April 13 – Index via forest service roads – 119mi in 7636ft climbing A few guys I had met on the Seattle International Randonneurs 200km and 300km rides invited me to a dirt road exploring route. I can’t pass that … Continue reading

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SIR Escape from Seattle 200km

The “Escape from Seattle” 200km brevet from the Seattle International Randonneurs was on March 15. Normally riding that distance so early in the year would be daunting, but having 3 weeks of spring weather has been perfect for getting out … Continue reading

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