Montauk TRIPLE Century??? 200+ Miles in a weekend???
by Allan Friedman
No biggie for this club, right? Congratulations to the team 16 cyclists including the leaders that put this together and made it happen.
A model for others to follow. Lots of pics on Facebook, check them out and if you were on the trip, please add more!
And here is a summary of the experience from the creative spark behind it and the leader who pulled it all together with the team that went, well... Read more
I had never cycled up to Rye before. I did some research and it seemed like an interesting ride. The scout with Nathalie Pham was great...good bike trails, a tasty pub meal, sitting on the back porch of John Jay's house and some scenic Rye sights. We found a hole in the schedule and listed the ride. The Facebook event was published, cue sheets were made, and we were ready to roll.
And then... Read more
The cool inky darkness of a late September morning slipped past me like motor oil as I plunged my pedals earthward, propelling myself up the moderate incline of the bridge to another borough. 2%, my Garmin tells me. Feels more like whole milk, not 2%.
I hate riding this bridge, yet it is a lifeline to most of the cycling events in New York City. This bridge causes dual anxieties: at once, it is... Read more