im - 4/14/2006 09:13:00 AM
Friday, April 14th, 2006
Wednesday Night Ride Report
Yes, I'm aware that Wednesday night was wednesday and this is friday. That should give you a clue about the type of ride it was: a boiling froth of hopped-up bike nerds, some 25 strong, derbied and pounded out what amounted to an impromptu night-time street/alley/trail criterium. The fastest WNR I can recall for quite some time. And remarkably, even with a strong showing of noobs, by the time the dust settled and the thing turned back from Wirth, there were still 19 people. That's what warm weather, an almost full moon, and trails unchained for the first time since last summer will do to people I guess. Even the strongest of the strong were heard whimpering thursday.
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