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Ride from Reno 2016 – post ride comments

Even though I was not able to do the H-140 or the final day into Delta I would still like to make an entry here as I feel a strong connection to this cause. I left early to do the … Continue reading

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Ride from Reno 2016 Day 3

Cycling, like cancer, has some good days and some bad days. Today was one of those bad days. Don’t get me wrong – even a bad day on the bike is better than ANY day with cancer. That said, the … Continue reading

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Ride From Reno 2016 Day 2

As you will hear from everyone, today was a good day on the bike, why? Because of the great tail wind most of the day, the moderately cool temperatures, and cloud cover most of the day. Except for the climbs, … Continue reading

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Ride from Reno 2016 – Day 1

What seemed to be a bad start turned into a good day on the bike. First the bad start – I fixed three flats on my bike before I even left the hotel room. Now for the good stuff. The … Continue reading

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2015 Ride from Reno Day 5 – the H-140

Delta to HCI, the Huntsman-140 That’s 8 times in the books. The road is the same but the ride is not. Different weather, different events on the road, some new and some old friends to ride with. What was once … Continue reading

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2015 Ride from Reno Day 4

Some Where NE of Connor Pass to Delta The diagnosis of cancer sets ordinary people with ordinary lives on extraordinary paths. Life must take on new meaning, priorities must change, and a new focus comes into view. I’m now more … Continue reading

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2015 Ride From Reno Day 3

Eureka to Some Where NE of Connor Pass For most, the site of the turbine wind farm in the valley east of Connor Pass was as welcome as the 10-11 mile free wheeling descent off Connor Pass. This is the … Continue reading

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2015 Ride from Reno Day 2

Cold Springs to Eureka Judy and I stayed in a little bungalow at Cold Springs and saved the hour drive back to Fallon. It was OK, once we figured out how to get the air conditioner going and the room … Continue reading

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