Monthly Archives: March 2012

Descenders Ride Report for 25 March-Alpine Ride

Hi Guys, A small group met for the planned ride to Alpine last Sunday.  I pedaled alone over to Voris’ house and found Guido waiting in his car.  We rode on Poway Road towards Garden Road and picked up Rick … Continue reading

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Descenders Ride Report for 24 March and ride for 25 March

Hi All, We had a small group today for the pedal fest up to Oceanside Harbor.  It looked pretty ominous right before the 8 am meet time.  It was super cloudy and spitting light rain.  We all hoped for improved … Continue reading

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Queen Stage of Tour of California Plans (May 19th, Mt. Baldy road trip)

ATOC Descender Event 5-19-12 Final.pdf Download this file Descenders,  First (quick) announcement – since the rain prevented us from doing Alpine ride this past Saturday, we have re-scheduled it for this coming Sunday (in *addition* to planned Saturday Oceanside Ride). … Continue reading

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Descenders Ride Report-Lake Wohlford and Couser Canyon

Rob:   Nice report. So proud to hear all of the rallying around a fallen Descender after such an awful crash in a fairly remote area. Way to go all.   My ride was vastly different but to make it … Continue reading

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Descenders Ride Report-Lake Wohlford and Couser Canyon

Hi Guys, It was a perfect day to be riding; sunny and warming with low winds.  We had a large group of 15 riders in what should have been an epic ride.  It started well but on the descent of … Continue reading

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Oleg’s Bay Area Ride Report: Mt. Tam and Other Greatest Hits of Marin County

Today I rode Mt. Tam (Tamalpais) from Mill Valley. First I got a bit lost in redwoods near Mill Valley trying to find Panoramic Highway, but instead discovered an awesome narrow, twisty-turny residential road surrounded with redwoods that was rolling … Continue reading

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Oleg’s Berkeley, CA ride: Tunnel, Skyline, Pinehurst Loop, Grizzly Peak

I brought my Ritchey Breakaway travel bike on a trip to Berkeley, CA. (My savings in luggage airline fees alone over the past 6 months are now exceeding $1,000.) I started the ride right after 6AM, just before the sunset … Continue reading

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Descenders Ride Report for Sat, Mar. 3-Mussey Grade and Pamo Road

Hi Guys, We had a great group ride last Sat.  The large group of 15 riders met at the 7-11 store on Poway and Garden Roads.  We had some new faces and returning regulars.  We also had our international teammate, … Continue reading

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Oleg’s Boston Snow Ride Report

Boston Snow Ride East coast had very mild winter this year – until now. December, January and February were more like March, with no snow and temperatures in upper 40ies.  The winter has finally arrived in Boston! – First few … Continue reading

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