Monthly Archives: November 2014
With all the traveling that I’ve had to do in the last couple months, I was pleased to be able to complete the 2014 Coffeeneuring Challenge. Now, Mary’s rules require that each coffeeneur ride be You have to go to 7 different locales, although you may ride to multiple locations of a chain, if necessary. For an extra … Continue reading
50 miles to go. Now, I have ridden down to Mount Vernon and back in 3 hours, but that was fairly un-hilly and un-trafficked. Sunset was around 6:30, so I would really have to rush to get to Front Royal and Spelunkers before Sunset. I knew that I was near the top of Skyline … Continue reading
I’d love to start this off with “And after a good night’s sleep, getting back on the bike was easy,” but that wouldn’t be true to what happened. So I settled off to bed around 10ish… .. And then the curse of being The Most Hydrated Man in America hit.
Once I left out of Big Meadows, there’s a really nice long gradual downhill, with some really nice straight pieces of highway. I remember thinking, “If someone wanted to pass me, this would be the best place for them to do so.” Heck, there were even some dashed road lines. But once I got further … Continue reading