Boggs V

Posted: April 4th, 2010 | Author: admin | Filed under: adventures | No Comments »

Yesterday John and I rode in Boggs V; the fifth running of the Boggs 8 hour race at Boggs Demonstration forest on Cobb Mountain. We participated in the 2 person single speed division and finished 5th place out of 6 entrants in our class. I rode my rigid curved seat tube 29er  (pictured) and John rode his blue 26in single speed; both made in the Roseland shop. The conditions were far rougher than last year but we still had a great time and were already looking forward to next year!


Pine mountain loop

Posted: March 3rd, 2010 | Author: admin | Filed under: adventures | No Comments »

On sunday John and I went and rode the pine mountain loop starting in fairfax on our cross bikes. The loop is about 20 miles mostly on fire roads with ~3000 ft of climbing and is probably best known as the route for the yearly appetite seminar ride on thanksgiving. Sunday was a pretty clear day so there were some  pretty spectacular views of marin and the bay to be had…

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