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Forum: Northern California 08-24-14, 05:42 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 767
Posted By jobob
Jens' Last Race Ever was pre-empted for that?!?...

Jens' Last Race Ever was pre-empted for that?!? Nooo! :cry:

Well, thanks for warning me, I'll be less inclined to throw something at the teevee when I get around to watching the DVR recording....
Forum: Northern California 07-13-12, 12:29 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 2,820
Posted By jobob
There's also the Shasta Summit Century in early...

There's also the Shasta Summit Century in early August, starting in Mt Shasta City. The Super Century route is about the same distance & amt of climbing as the DR (albeit over 4 passes), but it's at...
Forum: Northern California 07-05-12, 11:18 AM
Replies: 163
Views: 8,901
Posted By jobob
LeeBob and I are thrilled to read about your...

LeeBob and I are thrilled to read about your excellent progress, Daniel. Your neurologist sounds awesome, well done Mrs. O. :thumb:
Forum: Northern California 06-23-12, 10:22 PM
Replies: 163
Views: 8,901
Posted By jobob
Daniel was incredibly kind and supportive when I...

Daniel was incredibly kind and supportive when I had my own crash & associated head trauma a few years ago. I hope his kindness is re-payed a hundredfold with a fast, complete recovery.
Forum: Northern California 04-29-12, 01:57 AM
Replies: 78
Views: 3,028
Posted By jobob
It's been fun to follow LOS' progress today. As...

It's been fun to follow LOS' progress today. As of about 20 minutes ago he was at the top of Norris Cyn. Well done, sir!
Forum: Northern California 04-04-12, 05:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By jobob
I was in Sunol today and I saw notices saying the...

I was in Sunol today and I saw notices saying the weekday road closure is to begin this coming Monday, April 9, and extend thru sometime in June -- I just checked the link that johnny99 provided and...
Forum: Northern California 03-06-12, 04:34 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 428
Posted By jobob
Thanks GW!

Thanks GW!
Forum: Northern California 03-05-12, 04:21 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 571
Posted By jobob
If it's any help, here's a ride I did a long time...

If it's any help, here's a ride I did a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away -- check out miles ~10 to 61, from Foothill Expy in Palo Alto to Hwy 1 at Bonny Doon Road. It's pretty easy to get...
Forum: Northern California 03-05-12, 12:28 PM
Replies: 4,230
Views: 217,466
Posted By jobob
Very well done, LOS! (ah and I remember him way...

Very well done, LOS! (ah and I remember him way back when ... :D)

Leebob and I went on a very leisurely meander of the ARBT on Saturday, 68 miles with a nice lunch and a few stops to enjoy the...
Forum: Northern California 03-01-12, 09:04 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,458
Posted By jobob
A moderately high-speed encounter with a curb. ...

A moderately high-speed encounter with a curb. He was a bit scraped up but otherwise OK. The Romulus' fork is bent and the frame is a bit out of whack, so it's now permanently attached to the...
Forum: Northern California 03-01-12, 03:41 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,458
Posted By jobob
Ooops, sorry, I haven't been keeping up w the...

Ooops, sorry, I haven't been keeping up w the bfs. Took me a while to figure out what C&V was ... :o

LeeBob and I are spending the weekend in Folsom; we'll most likely ride the ARBT on Saturday...
Forum: Northern California 12-24-11, 11:54 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,070
Posted By jobob
Sorry I bailed gang, I wasn't feeling very good...

Sorry I bailed gang, I wasn't feeling very good this morning and I slept in. You would have only seen me at the start anyhow. :o :D

You sure have a beautiful day, I hope you bundled up well.
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Forum: Northern California 12-03-11, 11:32 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,070
Posted By jobob
Oh, that would probably be me. :lol:

Oh, that would probably be me. :lol:
Forum: Northern California 12-02-11, 01:53 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 502
Posted By jobob
I live only a couple of miles from Coyote Hills,...

I live only a couple of miles from Coyote Hills, I ride out there several times a week. :)

Like you said, there are many birds out there -- ducks, geese, herons, egrets. I've even seen an eagle...
Forum: Northern California 12-01-11, 10:27 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 2,070
Posted By jobob
Oooh, I might join in the fun. It'll be my first...

Oooh, I might join in the fun. It'll be my first BF ride in ages.

Someone has to bring up the rear and make the rest of you look good. :thumb:
Forum: Northern California 10-17-11, 03:10 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,339
Posted By jobob
Hi all - More info regarding the crash. ...

Hi all -

More info regarding the crash.

http://blogs.sacbee.com/capitolalertlatest/2011/10/former-senate-staffer-robb-deignan-dies-in-bike-accident.html

I only met Robb a couple of times,...
Forum: Northern California 10-16-11, 11:06 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,339
Posted By jobob
I raise my glass.

I raise my glass.
Forum: Northern California 07-12-11, 04:25 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 929
Posted By jobob
Wow, and people wonder why some drivers hate...

Wow, and people wonder why some drivers hate cyclists. :rolleyes:

I join the group in thanking your wife for acting sensibly despite the ******baggitude she encountered.
Forum: Long Distance Competition/Ultracycling, Randonneuring and Endurance Cycling 06-29-11, 11:06 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,040
Posted By jobob
Fabulous report, Homey. Looking forward to your...

Fabulous report, Homey. Looking forward to your report next year from the Other Side. ;)

Lee's & my best wishes go out to Robo.
Forum: Northern California 06-02-11, 04:26 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 2,314
Posted By jobob
Well, at least now we know who to blame for the...

Well, at least now we know who to blame for the crazy weather ... :notamused:

:D

I'll keep an eye on this thread, maybe I'll join in if the stars align.
Forum: Northern California 05-25-11, 11:16 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,566
Posted By jobob
What a fabulous video! It sure was a...

What a fabulous video!

It sure was a challenge with the pedestrians walking out in the middle of the road, the slow descenders, and the vans (and the fire truck!) heading up.
Forum: Northern California 05-25-11, 07:27 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 1,566
Posted By jobob
more Sierra rd pics

After all the great photos posted here I'm almost ashamed to post mine. Eh, what the heck. :rolleyes:


http://i88.photobucket.com/albums/k186/jobob22/ToC%20Sierra%20Rd%2018-May-2011/DSCF0610.jpg...
Forum: Northern California 05-11-11, 03:23 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 460
Posted By jobob
Here are a couple of my routes on Bikely that go...

Here are a couple of my routes on Bikely that go thru Castro Valley

http://www.bikely.com/maps/bike-path/Niles-Palomares-Crow-Cyn-Norris-Cyn-Sunol-Niles
...
Forum: Northern California 05-10-11, 03:26 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,115
Posted By jobob
I drove Mines Rd on Saturday for the first time...

I drove Mines Rd on Saturday for the first time ever (supporting JB's team ride, hi JB!). I nearly got carsick on the twisty-curvy parts between Livermore & the Junction - and I'm not one to get...
Forum: Northern California 01-04-11, 02:41 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 2,492
Posted By jobob
Good point, but I wouldn't necessarily consider...

Good point, but I wouldn't necessarily consider Santa Rosa, Lodi, Stockton, Napa, or Davis to qualify as Bay Area either.
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