Rides and Runs

Bridge Darters 200K

On June 6th at 7AM I’ll meet up with Karin Weller, Barry Schwartz, Robert Sexton, and Ken Emerson at the Starbucks in Fremont near the

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Tierra Bella 100K

This Tierra Bella 100K route sheet includes a 1-mile detour to the ACTC BBQ at Las Animas Park. This is a link to the RideWithGPS

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Half Moon Bay 100K

I created this route so I could have a 65 mile ride up to Half Moon Bay and back. The route sheet is at this

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Permanently 2015

Since I’ll turn 62 on October 25th, I’m gonna ride 62 metric centuries this year. Some of them will be RUSA-sanctioned 100Ks and longer, some

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Century 52 BBQ

On October 26th I’m leading a ride from the Pueblo Day Use Area in Santa Teresa County Park.  We roll at 8:30AM and there will

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Running in 2013

So far, the only organized running event I plan to run this year is Wharf to Wharf in July which I hope to run in

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Winter Solstice Ride

The Winter Solstice ride was originally a Double (aka 200 miler) first conceived and ridden by the Bikeaholics in 1997 and has come and gone

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52 Centuries in 2013

In 2010 I set a goal for myself of a century-a-week but could only do 46 due to a leg injury in November that year. 

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Canada Loop

This ride starts in south San Jose and heads further south to climb Roop Rd and Gilroy Hot Springs then fly down Canada Road before

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Legion of Honor Route

My good friend Brian Chun introduced this route to me a few years ago.  His version is much more difficult than mine since his goes

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Solvang Century 2010

After a great Solvang Century in 2008 I thought I could make an even better go of it.  In 2008 I completed the ride in

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Tour of Napa Valley 2009

It took several months but I’m starting to get myself back in riding shape again.  I’ve ridden the 100 mile version of the Tour of

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Santa Cruz Mountains Challenge

This is one of my favorite centuries and it travels through some of the most scenic areas of Northern California.  This year the ride director was my good

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Canyon Classic 2008

Bill F and I drove out to Patterson with Bill’s wife, Cheryl, on Friday, the 13th (!) so we could start out with the riders

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iCare Classic 100K

Rode this one on my own and was originally hoping to knock out two centuries in a row but it didn’t pan out since it

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ACTC North DMD

When I signed up to co-lead this ride with Deb I expected it to be challenging and I was right.  127 miles and 10,000 feet

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Tour de Franz 2008

Another 100+ mile ride with my ACTC long distance friends on a ride to Franz’s house to celebrate his 60th birthday.  Steve and I decided to start with Deb

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Solvang Century 2008

The forecast was partly cloudy with highs in the low 70s so we were a bit surprised to wake up to heavy fog and mid-40s. 

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ACTC Double-D Ride to Sunol

Deb and David scheduled another challenging ride for the long distance bikers from the club.  About 20 of us met at Almaden Roasting company but

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2007 In Review

In December 2005 I committed to riding at least one century a month in 2006 and ended up with 23 long rides (90 or more miles).  For

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Matt K’s TNT Reunion Ride

 Matt K organized a 30-mile ride with his trainees from prior Team in Training Tahoe events.  Today we had Vince, Nick, and Marsha from 2007; Jim

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Furnace Creek 508 – 2007

 Team Zorilla (the African desert skunk) set a new team record on this this challenging ultra-distance ride.  See maps, my computer output, and photos here.  Our

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Gran Fondo Pantani

Another great event in northern Italy riding with some really hardcore racers. My small album is here and more photos are at Picasa. . Riaprimeacaden

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Eastern Sierra 200

 Possibly one of my last doubles.  I really enjoy riding 100-milers so much more than 200-milers. Beojaminota

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