Join Date: Jun 2008
Location: Near Sacramento
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Rode an unsupported century today!
Yup, completely unsupported. I had some cash for lunch (subway), coffee and choc chip cookie (starbucks), and water refills. This was my first one and I think my longest ride ever. Felt great to see the computer click over to 100.
So I met Shiz (that guy from Vegas) this morning around 8:45 and we set off. We rode up and around El Dorado Hills, down to Latrobe, over to Folsom, and up to Loomis. Pictures to come tomorrow. We took a couple of breaks for food, coffee, etc.
Total distance: 108.46
It was really nice riding with Shiz. We had a good ride and were plenty wiped by the time we got done around 6pm.
Craig at our first snack break outside the Carl's Jr.
From near the top of the Serrano grade, looking back down. It was a steady 9% for something like 2 miles
Me, looking a little vacant at lunch
They let us bring our bikes into the Subway
Craig (shiz) at the Subway lunch break
The sign over the bridge on the ARBT at the top of Lake Natoma
Scenic bridge shot up the American River in Folsom
Some sort of pithy irrelevant one-liner should go here.
Last edited by JoelS; 10-20-08 at 08:53 AM.