2001 Tour Du Jour Ride Report

Saturday, July 28 in Redwood City, California: The Tour du Jour is the second of three rides put on by the Northern California Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Catherine & I hit the road at just before 6 and arrived at the start at the Port of Redwood City at 6:30. We biked to…

2001 Death Ride Report

Saturday, July 14 in Markleeville, California Before the ride: I arrived at my folks’ place in Auburn at around 11:00 on Thursday morning to pick up my brother, Corey, and head out to camp at the Carson River Resort near Markleeville. My sister, Emily, was to arrive in Auburn Thursday evening, and her and my…

2001 Nevada County Century

Saturday, June 16 in Nevada City, California: “The Burn of the Century” I left early on Friday to try to beat the traffic up to Auburn, where I was staying with my folks. When I got to Auburn and unpacked my bike, it had a flat front tire – hrmpph! I replaced the tube and…