The Bread & Water Populaire was a smash hit! 70 riders showed up to ride the big, beautiful loop around Anchorage. It was great seeing so many new faces on the ride. And even the weather cooperated. Looking for more populaires, or perhaps a 200K? Check out the rest of the rides on the Rando [...]
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If you’re joining us (AEA and the AK Randonneurs) up on the Denali Highway over Memorial Day weekend, you’re urged to add the following to your kit: 1) Bear spray 2) Water filter 3) Camelback This is a very remote ride (no cellphone service), checkpoints (contrôles) are far apart, and the weather outlook is telling [...]
Where the Bread & Water 100K populaire embodied the light-hearted, fun nature of rambling on a bike from point-to-point around the city, the Alaska 600K brevet, that travels from Gakona to Delta Junction to Tok, and back to Gakona, is absolutely mammoth in scale, scope, and adventure-factor. Seven riders, long-distance veterans as well as first-year [...]