Archive for January, 2019

Ride Leader Appreciation Dinner on January 27

Tuesday, January 15th, 2019 by tony

  We’re two weeks away from the club Ride Leader Appreciation Dinner on Sunday, January 27 at 6:30 pm. This is our annual dinner to thank ride leaders for hosting rides for the club. Last year we had about 60 rides. Of course there were quite a few other rides that were cancelled especially last […]


Ride Recap: New Year’s Diablo

Saturday, January 5th, 2019 by tony

  In the early days of Different Spokes there was no New Year’s Day ride. Akos Szoboslay did lead a New Years overnight mountain bike camping ride in Henry Coe State Park in 1984; needless to say he didn’t get a good turnout. Sharon Lum led New Year’s rides in the South Bay in 2000 […]


Ride Recap: Talk Dirty To Me, or I Am Curious (Dirty)

Tuesday, January 1st, 2019 by tony

  Just three days before Christmas Different Spokes had its first dirt ride in ages. I really wanted to get one in before the end of the year because this is the very first year the club has had insurance that covers mountain bike rides. Although we’ve had liability insurance for decades, I suspect no […]