Yesterday was the Highway 71 Classic. A fundraiser
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The BCO mission statement:
'The BCO is a 501(c)3 non-profit working to create a more bicycle-friendly community through Education & Infrastructure. A more bicycle-friendly community is a happier, safer, healthier, more people-friendly community.'
The route is a 70 mile out-n-back, mostly flat with two wrinkles. Mt. Gaylor tops out right around 2,000 feet and you go up and over twice. Ascending from the south takes roughly 30 minutes. What makes this straight forward route interesting is the folks who ride it. I have been doing this
You don't show up to the 71 with a dull blade.
Paul after his heavyweight title bout.
My prize. Let's eat!