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Gran Fondo 2010

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The Gran Fondo is a long ride (not a race) with options of 100, 53. or 32 miles. There were two things that surprised me this year: 1. It was pouring rain in San Diego and 2. People still rode! … Continue reading

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Ride to Suzie’s CSA Farm

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Last Saturday Velo Cult, BikeSD.org and SDBikeCommuter.com hosted a really fun bike ride. We rode though downtown and took the Ferry to Coronado Island. There were about 30 bikes on the little ferry so it was packed in there. From … Continue reading

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Anza Borrego – The Story of a Bike Tour Gone Bad Albeit with a Good Ending

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Recently some friends and I got the itch to do some off road touring.  We set our sights on Anza Borrego state park about a 2 hour drive east of San Diego. We anticipated a very difficult two day one … Continue reading

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A Ride By the Pacific Ocean in La Jolla

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A beautiful day warrants a ride by the beach in La Jolla. The location of these photos are taken at Glider port near the famous Salk Institute. The views are fantastic and on a clear day you can see Catalina … Continue reading

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Bike Ride in Poway, CA

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Last week I took my Lighthouse out for a nice ride in Poway, CA. It was good timing because the day after the ride San Diego had a huge storm (huge for San Diego) and everyone was stuck inside for … Continue reading

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80 For Haiti – Benefit Ride for Haiti Relief

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Benefit Ride for Haiti Relief, February 13, 2010: 100% of all entry fees goes to Mercy Corps: 80 miles for $80! Held on Eastern San Diego County’s Old Hwy 80 and one stretch of Hwy 94: Minimal traffic, no traffic … Continue reading

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Christmas Day Mountain Bike Ride in Los Angeles, CA

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On Christmas day I was able to go up to the Northern part of LA where I grew up for a quick mountain bike ride. This is where I did all my riding and training growing up and I absolutely … Continue reading

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Carrizo Gorge Mountain Bike Ride

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A little while ago my wife any myself felt the need to get out of town one morning and as a last second decision we headed to Carrizo Gorge. This is a quite unknown, very desolate, quite illegal, and very … Continue reading

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Photos from San Diego’s First Tweed Ride

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Considering it was raining (this is a strange thing to San Diegans), plenty of people showed up and made this a great event. Thanks to everyone who came out and actually went out of their way to create an outfit. … Continue reading

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Mount Laguna Mountain Bike Ride

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