57 Varieties Time Trial

Written by Tall Bryan on . Posted in Alley Cat Racing, Bicycle Racing, Events, Races, Rides, Seattle No Comments

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This Saturday, April 5th, 327 Words presents the 57 Varieties Time Trial, an alleycat-style bike race around a variety of spots in Seattle with checkpoints and performance detraction options at time-honored destinations and way-stations.

Begins at 2020 Cycle @ 21st & Union in Seattle, WA on Saturday, April 5, 2014 at 3:27pm sharp, signups commencing around 2:30 or so.

Get all the info and check out the impressive list of sponsors HERE.

 

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Rocket Ride: The Love of Suffering

Written by Tall Bryan on . Posted in Bicycle Racing, Rides, Road, Seattle No Comments

The Rocket Ride brings together some of the fastest road riders/racers in the Seattle area. A weekly training ride made up of mostly members of and friends of HSP. It is a tough ride on a good day, and if you know our typical Seattle winter weather, well its usually not a good day.

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This past Saturday friend of GMG Andy Bokanev followed the ride in a support vehicle documenting the suffering in the less than idea road riding conditions. Temperatures were pegged firmly in the upper-30 territory and the light drizzle turned to cold rain, to sleet, and then to snow.

Check out Andy’s full photo set of the ride HERE.
More on HSP (Harriot Sports Performance) HERE.

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This Saturday in Tacoma!

Written by Ryan on . Posted in Bicycle, Events, Rides, Washington No Comments

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:: Bicycle Booze Cruz ::
Saturday, November 23rd :: 7:00pm
Meet up at: 2nd CYCLE – Tacoma’s Community Cycle Center on MLK Way ::  Tacoma, WA
The fine folks at 2nd Cycle will be opening their doors and starting us off right. Beverage proceeds
go directly to further 2nd Cycle and the great work they do helping make cycling available to all.
We will be cycling to various watering holes throughout the night.
Rain or dry we ride – (Folks, we’re riding bikes…how cool
 is that?!)
21+ and biking is at your own risk…so don’t fall down yo!
Spread the word! Tell your velo peeps!

Limited number of spoke cards!  ::  Don’t be late!

Tip: USE CASH it helps us get through bar lines faster so plan ahead!

TACOMA MOB RIDERS  ::  We Own the Streets!!!

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This weekend in Tacoma

Written by Ryan on . Posted in Bicycle, Events, Rides No Comments

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THE GREAT LEPRECHAUN HUNT :: 2013

:: Bicycle Booze Cruz ::

Saturday, March 16th :: 7:00pm

Meet up at: THE ACME TAVERN ::  Tacoma, WA 

We will be cycling to various watering holes throughout the night.

Rain or dry we ride – (Folks, we’re riding bikes…how cool is that?!)

21+ and biking is at your own risk…so don’t fall down yo!

Spread the word! Tell your velo peeps!

Limited number of spoke cards!  ::  Don’t be late!

Tip: Cash is king and helps us get through bar lines faster so plan ahead!

Facebook:: Tacoma Mob Riders

 

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I got some nice friends

Written by Ryan on . Posted in Bicycle, Events, Rides, Seattle No Comments

So I’ve been in Alaska for the past few months.  Living on a boat, fishing for salmon.  I didn’t get to ride a whole heck of a lot.  Landing back in Seattle we are just about to start cyclocross season.  Brian decided to put together a little ride as a “welcome home.”  Greg (of GMG) who does much of the design stuff for our races made up a flier and voila!  We’re going on a bike ride (more likely a bar crawl.)

Pretty awesome.  Thanks guys.  It’s good to be back!

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Robert’s year of being us all.

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Robert Storm Townsend passed away 9/10/11. He was a Jimmy Johns delivery guy and a friend to many. He was hit by a car on campus pk way and university, his 1 year remembrance ride is going to be taking place this September 10. The organizers are hoping to get alot of people together to ride, remember him and celebrate his life.

All are welcome.

Facebook page is HERE: http://www.facebook.com/events/173750036083222/

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