Archive for August, 2014

Orinda Pool Party Recap

Monday, August 25th, 2014 by tony

Twelve came for the ride and five more for the après-ride festivities for a total of 17 this year. I’ll admit that after last year I was ready to put the OPP on hiatus—we’ve been doing it for several years. But Roger insisted that we do it—not only does he like to throw a party […]


June 2014 DSSF Board Meeting Minutes

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014 by Jerome

Date: Wednesday 18 June 2014 Time: 6:30 pm Attendees: Sal Tavormina / President , David Gaus / Vice President, Ron Hirsch / Treasurer, Roger Sayre / Secretary, Jerome Thomere / Web and Blog Editor, David Goldsmith / Ride Coordinator 1. Call to Order Sal called the meeting to order 2. Public Comments – No public […]


Road Update Contra Costa County

Friday, August 15th, 2014 by tony

Wildcat Canyon Road, the shining example of road budgets gone in the toilet, has just been repaved. Wildcat is one of two major cycling connector roads from Berkeley over to Orinda (the other being Tunnel Road). If you’ve ridden the Fall Social ride over the Three Bears, then you had to endure traversing Wildcat to […]