Road Diary

A Day-By-Day Recap

Riding to the Finish

June 5, 2019

Wednesday marked the final 62-mile ride for the 2019 CEM900, and like each of the preceding five days, it promised to be another perfect…

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Jim Won’t Quit

June 4, 2019

Tuesday morning began with the aroma of Jay’s breakfast being made, a medley of fried eggs and sliced potatoes with toast and jelly. It also…

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Surprised on the Trail

June 3, 2019

Monday marked the beginning of the final three-day leg of the 2019 CEM900. It promised to be another perfect day, sunny and cool in the…

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We Have to Go Back?

June 2, 2019

Early morning was pristine on the lake, not even a hint of a breeze over the glassy water. It was quite cool again, but the…

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If I’m Home, I’m Open

June 1, 2019

We awoke to a bright but chilly morning by the lake, so we clearly would not be in a rush to get going again…

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We’re Better Than That

May 31, 2019

Leg 2 of the ride began with an entirely new crew. John, Kathy, Dennis, Brian, and Jack are riding, and they will be supported for…

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Up & At ‘Em

May 30, 2019

Somehow the boys found themselves going to bed too late and now having to get up too early! The alarm went off at 6:40am, as…

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Power Struggles

May 29, 2019

After a peaceful yet chilly night of sleeping, the group awoke around 7am. Coffee was the first thing on everyone’s minds, and a full…

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Departure and Arrival

May 28, 2019

The first day of the 2019 CEM900 started off early, with our group of 4 meeting for a 7am departure. This leg includes Justin…

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Riding to the Finish

June 7, 2018

As the team prepared for the final day of riding on Thursday, Jay again cooked up a hearty breakfast for the riders.  All were…

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Bob Goes Down—Again

June 6, 2018

As the CEM 900 team awoke, they were greeted by a day that was perfect for riding—sun, pleasant temperatures, and a light breeze.  Jay…

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Riders Down

June 5, 2018

Following a needed day off on Monday, the CEM 900 leg 3 team met at John’s house Tuesday morning ready for the three-day ride…

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