Archive for June, 2009

More from the 2009 GFLBT

Monday, June 15th, 2009

There’s a lot to report from this year’s Great Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour. I mean, besides the important stuff, like how I rode. The Southern Tier Bicycle Club does a great job running the annual Great Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour. It really shows in the number of “repeat offenders” that show up year, after year. […]

Ride Report: 2009 Great Finger Lakes Bicycle Tour

Sunday, June 14th, 2009

The GFLBT was the first organized ride I ever did. It remains a favorite and, for me, marks the official start of the summer cycling season. It’s also something of a touchstone, where I measure my progress from year to year. For just $68 ($72 with a bunk in a bunkhouse) you get three great […]

Ten Parks Tour—Ride Report

Monday, June 1st, 2009

I enjoyed the Ten Parks Tour quite a bit more this year than the last time I rode it in for the Rochester Bicycling Club’s 40th Anniversary in 2007. And from the feedback I’ve had, everyone else enjoyed it too. This, despite a cold and windy day. Sunny, yes. But the day started in the […]