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Monday, October 27th, 2014 by tony

There it is in the photo: the new Carquinez Scenic Trail, beckoning… I shot that photo through the locked gate at the western end of the trail a couple days ago. Carquinez Scenic Drive, the long abandoned county road connecting Crockett and Martinez above the Carquinez Strait, will soon be reopened. It could be open […]

Ride With Different Spokes During the Week!

Sunday, March 31st, 2013 by tony

Have you ever looked at the Different Spokes ride calendar and wished there was a ride posted on a Tuesday, a Wednesday, or just any weekday? Maybe you have a weekday free because you have a non-standard work schedule, are between jobs, or are “of an age”, or maybe you just want to play hooky […]

Cinderella Century on Saturday, April 6!

Wednesday, March 6th, 2013 by tony

The 37th edition of the venerable Cinderella Century takes place on Saturday, April 6. This ride can bring out as many as 2,500 participants and is probably the largest women-only ride in the country, if not the world. Last year’s ride was bombarded with heavy rain and horrific, near-horizontal winds. But this year’s prolonged drought […]

Medicine of Cycling Six Week Class

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 by David Gaus

Evan Kavanagh passes along this flyer and information about a six week class for the public called “The Medicine of Cycling” featuring expert physicians, psychologists, trainers, and specialists covering important concepts for cyclists like bike fit, metrics, psychology, nutrition, and of course aches and pains! The course was adapted from professional education programming for sports […]

Urban Costume Karaoke Bicycle Brigade – Sat 8/9 4pm

Friday, August 8th, 2008 by David Gaus

Evil Step Sisters

Sunday, April 6th, 2008 by Dave Glidden

April 5th DSSF had our own metric century — the Evil Stepsisters timed to coincide with the Cinderella Classic, with Michael S, Joe H, Ann D, Wanderson, Jeff P and Erik L. It was a real pleasure to have Marty C. join us. Marty said he hadn’t been on his bike in nearly a year. […]

Tuesday After Work Ride-Fall/Winter Route

Tuesday, September 5th, 2006 by David Gaus

September is the last month of the spring/summer Castro to the ocean route for the Tuesday After Work Ride! Starting Tuesday, October 3rd, the Tuesday After Work ride begins the fall/winter route, from the Ferry Building to the ocean. There will be night riding and, therefore, lights are very important, but please don’t miss the […]

Team Different Spokes AIDS/LifeCycle Fundraising Party – Sat 3/18

Monday, February 27th, 2006 by David Gaus

Where does the time go?! AIDS/Lifecycle 5 is fast approaching – in early June we’ll be on our way to LA! This year, 18 members of DSSF bike club have formed TEAM DIFFERENT SPOKES and we’re hosting a fundraising party. All contributions will benefit the San Francisco AIDS Foundation and their ongoing effort to provide […]

Holiday Party

Monday, November 14th, 2005 by Dave Glidden

The DSSF Holiday Party: When: Saturday December 10th, 6-10pm Where: Michael Schmucki’s place 253 Sanchez Street #1 (between Market and 16th) San Francisco, 94114 Map Cost: $20/guest. Please pay Scott Steffens: Send your check to PO Box 14711, SF CA 94114 or arrange to pay Scott at the party. Provided: A catered (vege-friendly) spread. Soft […]