Category Archive: B-group

Oct 01 2016

2016 Centuri-run “Really Gone Bananas”

Like an itch that was not scratched. At least to those who could not make it last week it felt that way.
Why not ride and re-ride, re-enjoy the track along such a long stretch of water and further en-grain it into our memories and into the internal memory of our better-trusted Garmin devices?
There was enough appetite with  …

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Sep 25 2016

2016 Centurion “Gone Bananas”

With a relative short-notice announcement over our WhatsApp group, the decision was taken to ride the big annual Centurion ride last weekend. Most riders that were around had been riding fairly regularly and/or knew what they were getting themselves into.
The weekend before had seen a small group explore some new tracks to create a new route: “wouldn’t it …

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Jun 28 2016

Far, far away and recovery

Calm winds, mild temperatures, fresh legs and a desire to explore some new terrain…  This was the mix that came together this weekend to push further than had been attempted in quite some time.  Satellite image work had revealed the possibility of a prize beyond Karatyu Lake.  White cliffs, rolling terrain and several structures near …

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Jun 27 2016

Ride of Dead Things and more exploring

Transitions…we all go through them.  This time of year is especially full of them with the conclusion of school, the changing of the season from pleasant to hot and the loss of foundational riders.  Some have been here for years and some for a few short weeks but all have their impact.  We said goodbye …

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Jun 26 2016

First century and breaking new ground

“The next horizon over…”  The drive to explore, to test limits and push beyond the known.  This is what drives many of us to get on the bike and ride.  Sure, there is a fitness component but the real joy is discovering new tracks and sometimes discovering more about what used to be old tracks. …

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