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SFR Point Reyes 200k Brevet

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124.2 miles in 14:14



After doing 2 Point Reyes Populaires with the San Francisco Randonneurs last year I decided to try the Point Reyes 200k Brevet. I was DFL but it was a great ride and milestone for me! Longest distance rode in one day for sure.

It had been raining but weather looked mostly clear for the day. We just had one short-lived cloudburst then things were pretty dry. It was windy but sunny. I had never ridden all the way out the lighthouse and must say that it is a long trip. Lots of rolling hills with some gnarly climbs at the end, but beautiful ride and views. Nothing but dairy pastures and coastal views. I made the checkpoint just shy of 2 minutes! I was pretty spent after the getting back to Point Reyes station and came to the conclusion that I should have started eating more by the time I got to Camp Taylor. I had packed a bunch of baby burritos, inspired by my friend Lisa. They were perfect for the trip and fit nicely in the bento box.

Since I was here, I decided to…