2nd Amendment Cyclist
Join Date: Oct 2010
Location: Cary, NC
Bikes: Schwinn 2010 World Street, Handsome Speedy w/ SRAM Apex
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Caveat: I'm not diabetic; my diet issues are not your diet issues.
On an unsupported century, I plan or check my route to find convenience stores along the way. Then I carry enough food to last me an hour longer than I'd expect to take between the longest leg. I take the same amount of water/hydration/electrolyte replacement (i.e. enough to last me longer than the longest leg).
I don't do much different on a supported ride. I just take advantage of what they offer at the rest stops instead of creating my own at a c-store.
My repair kit: spare tube, patch kit, tire levers, pump, bike multi-tool, 2 nitrile gloves, spare batteries (for headlight/taillight), a handful of zip-ties, 2 cheap shower caps (rain protection: one for head, one for leather saddle), small container of chamois cream, small swiss army knife.
I always carry a cell phone; on a long ride, I'll leave it turned off to conserve it's battery. You never know when you're going to have a mechanical failure that you can't fix.