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Big Sur, big moments….CCC days 3 and 4

  “Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into thin air.”  John Quincy Adams So, the riders actually made it to Big Sur on Monday…and soaked their feet in the river, sitting in … Continue reading

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Road warriors….

Just taking a slight detour from the success and great moments happening on the CCC – to spend a moment recognizing what it took for the riders to get there…. and the dangers they face on the road. I have … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle, CCC 2014

I was going to start with an apology intended for those that have no interest in reading about this particular event – but I changed my mind.  Because, frankly, I’m too dang proud of my husband and the other 190 … Continue reading

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Riding for a Cure – Days 1 and 2!!

The California Coast Classic has just kicked off again, which means my husband is now riding his bike 525 miles down the coast of California.  He’s in good company with 215 other riders – and they are doing it to raise … Continue reading

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Day 8 – Home again!

So - I’m sure it didn’t seem like a long week for Dave.  But it seemed to us he was gone for a LONG time!  And it seems like we wished him off in Santa Cruz weeks ago… Sunday morning – … Continue reading

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Days 6 and 7

“A few years’ experience will convince us that those things  which at the time they happened we regarded as our greatest misfortunes have  proved our greatest blessings.”  George Mason Day 6 was the last day that the Princess Parade was … Continue reading

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Day 4 – San Simeon

“Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.” John Quincy Adams Apparently – today was the toughest day of the ride physically.  It was 68 miles, which isn’t the longest day by far… but … Continue reading

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