Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: Fair Oaks,CA
Bikes: Kestrel RT1000 & Calfee Tandem
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Perspective on riding in the smoke
Went for a planned 60+ mile ride yesterday, but turned back early. The smoke is really bad in the foothills.
While riding home, I put my choice/ability to ride in perspective. This is a "First World Problem". I am so fortunate that I can choose to ride, but those in the fire path are going through a lot more grief than I am, and they don't have a choice. They can lose everything.
Thank you firefighters and, for all of you in harms way, I wish you the best possible outcome.
Last edited by VaultGuru; 08-28-13 at 03:59 PM.