Archive for April, 2008

Tierra Bella

Saturday, April 19th, 2008 by David Gaus

This years Tierra Bella featured a new hellish change to the century route; no Metcalf Road climb, instead we only went as far as Calero Reservoir before returning to Morgan Hill and then on to the new challenge, Thomas Grade and East Dunne to Henry Coe State Park. Jerome Thomere, William Bir, Larry L’Italien, David […]


Team DSSF ALC7 Fundraiser – Mardi Gras in April

Wednesday, April 16th, 2008 by Dave Glidden

On Sunday, Team Different Spokes San Francisco held our Fourth Annual team fundraising party at Michael Schmucki’s house to eat, drink, and talk about the upcoming AIDS LifeCycle. We had a wonderful turnout and we raised a ton of money. San Francisco AIDS Foundation volunteer Beau Thomsom spoke about the ride, the organization and the […]


The final results are in for the March Saddle Challenge…

Tuesday, April 8th, 2008 by michael

The DSSF March Saddle challenge has come to a close and what a spectacular month of riding it was for our participants! Larry Litalien maintained the lead for the most miles ridden in March: 778! Congratulations Larry! Jerome Thomere stayed in 2nd with 740 miles and Will Bir hit 595 miles for 3rd place! Will […]


Magnet Sports & Recreational Groups open house

Sunday, April 6th, 2008 by David Gaus

Peter Bejger attended the first (of a series of three) open houses at Magnet, the gay men’s health center and community space in the Castro yesterday. This was a last minute showing on the part of Different Spokes, and big thanks to Peter, who agreed to represent the club at the last minute. Peter contacted […]


Evil Step Sisters

Sunday, April 6th, 2008 by Dave Glidden

April 5th DSSF had our own metric century — the Evil Stepsisters timed to coincide with the Cinderella Classic, with Michael S, Joe H, Ann D, Wanderson, Jeff P and Erik L. It was a real pleasure to have Marty C. join us. Marty said he hadn’t been on his bike in nearly a year. […]