Archive for May, 2010

Wildflowers & Sunshine & Raptors, Oh Mines!

Sunday, May 30th, 2010 by David Gaus

Steph suggested this ride up Mines Road from Livermore to David Goldsmith, Nancy Levin and myself, to ride out and enjoy the wildflowers on in the San Antonion Valley on the way to the backside of Mt. Hamilton. We got a date together hoping that the recent rains would have kept the wildflowers blooming just […]


Monticello Solano Century

Monday, May 24th, 2010 by David Gaus

The first 2010 Different Spokes Organized Ride had a great turn out, out of 130 riders for the century route, we were almost 10% of that, and with nearly every rider in rainbow jersey, DSSF rode in style! I have to say I was worried about the weather on Saturday, on the drive to Vacaville […]


May Meet-N-Greet Ride

Thursday, May 13th, 2010 by David Gaus

Following in the tradition of the Tuesday Night After Work ride, the monthly Meet-N-Greet ride kicked off in May to a cold windy evening (is May the new March?) But that didn’t stop fifteen of us from getting an after-work ride in out to Lake Merced and back, and eight of us opted for dinner […]


Wine Country Century

Saturday, May 1st, 2010 by David Gaus

This years weather made up for last years rainy Wine Country, with nearly twenty members on one route or another: 5 on the metric, 11 on the century and 2 on the double metric. Winds proved to be a bit of a challenge, more so for Doug and Will on the double-metric once they got […]