Monthly Archives: June 2010

Century Day

So… I had it in my mind that I needed to ride a century, the reasons for this are many and diverse. I wimped out of the one on GOBA. I haven’t done one since 2008. The weather was perfect … Continue reading

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Review: Sunday Afternoons Adventure Hat

Last year on GOBA I found that spending an entire day outside in the sun could get kind of rough.  I broke down and bought a straw hat which helped some, but had some problems.  It was a very open … Continue reading

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GOBA Day 6, 7 & Final Thoughts

I’m back home in my familiar computer chair and its time to crank out  the GOBA last report.   Day 6 was a 52 mile ride with about 15 miles of paved bike trail; we left Athens and headed to McArthur.  It was unique … Continue reading

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GOAB Day 4 & 5

     Hello again from GOBAville Ohio’s largest moving town.  Today is another layover day and we are in Athens Ohio your typical college town featuring streets packed with bars, eccentric shops, and ethnic restaurants.   Its 8:30 and I’m hanging … Continue reading

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GOBA Day 3

Lets start off with a short ride report:  Today was an optional day, we are staying 2 nights in Marieeta Ohio which means we didn’t have to start the day by packing up all our junk before shoving off.  I … Continue reading

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GOBA Day 2

Today was another hilly day but not as much as yesterday.  I’ll post a few pictures tommorow as I only took a couple today.  The only real story is missing a turn and using my GPS to navigate to the … Continue reading

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GOBA day 1

It was a hilly start for GOBA, about 47 miles, and around 3000 feet of climbing.  We left early and rode pretty hard today and were amoung the first to arrive in (insert name of town here).  Its not that … Continue reading

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