2003 Terrible Two Ride Report

Saturday, June 28 in Santa Rosa, California: See also my photo album from this ride. I started (along with 250+ of my closest cycling buddies – the largest mass-start I’ve participated in by far!) at 5:30 after we received a safety lecture from the ride organizer. He reminded us that our field was larger than the…

2002 Top Hat Classic Ride Report

Saturday, April 27 in Pleasanton, California I had been planning on riding the Devil Mountain Double Century this day, but due to a tendon injury at the Solvang Double, I hadn’t been able to do enough training, and so I signed up for this ride instead. This would be my third Top Hat Classic, having ridden…