Month: March 2008

Tour de Franz 2008

Another 100+ mile ride with my ACTC long distance friends on a ride to Franz’s house to celebrate his 60th birthday.  Steve and I decided to start with Deb and the 7:30 crew rather than chase David, Gary, Russ, Ken, Brian, et al at the 8:00 start.  By the time we were heading up to the top of Metcalf…

Solvang Century 2008

The forecast was partly cloudy with highs in the low 70s so we were a bit surprised to wake up to heavy fog and mid-40s.  I met up with my friend Sandra and her triathlete buddies who are in training for a tough event later this year. At about an hour or so into the ride the sun burned off the…