Archive for January, 2013

You Are All Cordially Invited to the 30th Anniversary Banquet!

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 by tony

On Sunday January 27 Different Spokes San Francisco will be celebrating 30 years of providing the LGBT community and its friends with fun, safe recreational cycling. The event will take place at Don Ramon’s Mexican Restaurante, 225 11th Street, San Francisco starting at 5:30 p.m.   On Sunday January 27 Different Spokes San Francisco will […]


American Conservatory Theater presents “4000 Miles”

Wednesday, January 9th, 2013 by David Gaus

Jaime Guerrero shared this on the DSSF Yahoo! list serve– American Conservatory Theater (A.C.T.) presents “4000 Miles”: A poignant comic theatrical drama in which a hot 21-year-old Leo unexpectedly arrives on the doorstep of his feisty 91-year-old grandmother Vera’s New York apartment, dazed after a cross-country bike trip. Sparks fly as Vera’s surprising political views […]


2012 Best of Poll: Your Favorite Organized Ride

Tuesday, January 8th, 2013 by David Gaus

Solicitation were made thru both the club’s Yahoo! group list serve and the Facebook group for nominations for best event or ride of 2012. Nominations have been compiled into a poll. Nominations included specifics, such as the infamous cold and rainy Day 2 of AIDS/LifeCycle 11, and Day 2 of Double Bay Double at the […]


Different Spokes 30th Anniversary Primal Club store is now open!

Sunday, January 6th, 2013 by David Gaus

The Different Spokes Primal Club Store with the 30th Anniversary Jersey/Kit is open now. You can place your order your new 30th Anniversary jersey/kit featuring the new club logo! You must complete your order by Monday, January 14th. The store closes then and the order will go to production. Do not miss your chance! You […]


2013: Diehards With Modest Goals

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 by tony

January 1st brings high hopes, absurd goals, new zeal, and a practiced ignorance of everything that fell by the wayside in the past year. It’s the time of the year when gyms get their highest enrolments, we get dunned with Weight Watchers and Jenny Craig ads, and training plans for the year get inked. We […]


Medicine of Cycling Six Week Class

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 by David Gaus

Evan Kavanagh passes along this flyer and information about a six week class for the public called “The Medicine of Cycling” featuring expert physicians, psychologists, trainers, and specialists covering important concepts for cyclists like bike fit, metrics, psychology, nutrition, and of course aches and pains! The course was adapted from professional education programming for sports […]