To avoid the predicted temperatures in the high 90s, we started our ride at 8 AM, opposed to the regular 9 AM. We had ten riders in the C group this morning.

Posted: May 21, 2022 at 8:33 PM ET

Despite brief periods of rain earlier in the day, the roads were dry and the sun was out. In fact, it was a gorgeous evening. The only challenge was the tremendous headwind!

Posted: May 17, 2022 at 11:09 PM ET

The part of Westfield we entered is known as Wyben and has been known for its numerous apple orchards in the past, and while there’s still plenty orchards in the area, as elsewhere housing development steadily claims old farmland.

Posted: May 14, 2022 at 7:08 PM ET

Tonight, we had ideal conditions for the Tuesday C ride, 68 degrees and sunny at the start of the ride. We had twelve riders, including two first time participants.

Posted: May 10, 2022 at 10:23 PM ET

The May 7th version of NCC’s SMR was greeted with overcast skies, cool temperatures, and strong winds out of the NE. It was pretty clear that the 8 of us that started were going to have a rough time of it as we headed across the river toward Leverett.

Posted: May 7, 2022 at 5:07 PM ET

After the first two Tuesday C rides of the season were cancelled due to inclement weather, it was great to kickoff the ride for 2022!

Posted: May 3, 2022 at 10:51 PM ET

It was a beautiful, but cool, day for our Saturday morning rides. It was around 50 degrees when we gathered at Pulaski Park this morning.

Posted: April 30, 2022 at 8:22 PM ET

The climb up the Chesterfield wall is never easy, and today was no exception. At the one hour mark we had only covered about 13 miles but the tempo had already changed.

Posted: September 5, 2021 at 9:43 AM ET