2017 Rides, Rider Updates

Tony’s Number 4

“Dirty Metric #4. It was almost 60 degrees when I left the house with just enough breeze to blow the dust off of the road when the traffic went by. I headed north on Burton to the Bremer County line where I turned west towards Janesville. I was only 10 miles into the ride and […]

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2017 Rides, Rider Updates

Pete’s Epic

“I went down to Lake Ozark and the Cry Baby Camp Ground for another metric.  Last year I camped out and it turned out to be a real mess.  This year the forecast was even worse so I opted to live it up and get a hotel.  Good thing because it stormed pretty good that […]

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2017 Rides, Rider Updates

Hill County Ramble 100k graveler

“Springtime in Texas, where you never know what the weather’s gonna be. Could be 80 degrees, 50 degrees, windy, calm, sunny, cloudy, rainy…on the same day. With the exception of calm, April 22 was all the above. Being the only one of our little group that bothered to show up and since I had all […]

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2017 Rides, Rider Updates

A Double Metric Weekend

“Anyone that has taken on their own home improvement projects knows that it always takes more time than you planned for.  Such has been the case since Feb. when my wife and I started in on the kitchen. That being said, the last bead of caulk was set this past week which made for a […]

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2017 Rides, Poems, Rider Updates

Linked Singletrack via the Katy

Today was a spur of the moment ride. Great weather and a schedule change presented an opportunity to ride. I decided it was a mtn bike kind of day so I decided to link a couple local trails via the Katy Trail. So I took off from creve coeur park and rode the single track […]

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2017 Rides, Rider Updates

Mindi’s Landrun100 Duathlon

“So, against my better judgment the morning of March 11th , I reluctantly got out of the car, into drizzling rain, to join countless others in my pursuit of getting a hug from Bobby at the finish line at LR100. I had been watching the weather all week, and thanks to a great new boss […]

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2017 Rides, Rider Updates

Kevin Conquers Landrun100

“I’ll try to keep my Land Run report brief. To be honest a lot of it was a blur, particularly after the CP. Hopes of hanging on to faster riders quickly vanished and were replaced by just wanting to survive & finish. The cold & wet took its toll, particularly on my hands & my […]

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2017 Rides, Rider Updates

The Dirt(y) Pecan 150

“On a crisp and clear morning we rolled out of Monticello, FL for a not-so-short romp on the Georgia clay. The game plan was to hold a wheel as far as we could and then ease around the loop enjoying the sights. The first part of the plan did not last long past the neutral […]

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