Month: February 2018

  • Vedangi profile at Malala Fund

    Vedangi Kulkarni is training to become the youngest, fastest woman to circumnavigate the globe on a bike. And unlike Mark Beaumont, she’s planning on riding unsupported. Malala Fund has her story. Things we didn’t know “Vedangi began cycling after a severe head injury ended her football career.” But a day into the actual ride, I…

  • Never too early to start planning a ride

    Never too early to start planning a ride

    I finally started looking at possible routes, hotel stays and transportation for the Shimanami Kaido ride. We’d thought we had a five-day range to play with, but in the end it came down to a single weekend. And now we have a further complication in that Joe Lejog is recovering from a bike spill, so…

  • Deerfield Dirt Road RandonnĂ©e

    Deerfield Dirt Road Randonnée

    The Deerfield Dirt Road Randonnée, or D2R2, is a series of dirt road rides in the hilltowns of Franklin County, Massachusetts, ranging from 19km to 180km. The ride has been organized as a fundraiser for the Franklin Land Trust since 2005, and runs on the “narrowest, oldest, twistiest, quietest, and most-scenic roads available.” The ride…

  • Beaumont joins 2018 London-Paris ride for charity

    World record-breaking cyclist @MrMarkBeaumont is joining us once again to take on our 2018 London Paris Ride. Mark has proudly supported #MyelomaUK as our Ride Ambassador for the past three years. Read more about his story.? — Myeloma UK (@MyelomaUK) February 7, 2018