A Sunday 48 Mile Ride From Davidsonville, MD

Sunday, March 18, 2012: Davidsonville, MD Park and Ride

This was my first long ride of the 2012 cycling season.  I had only been on my bike once about a week ago for a 15 mile jaunt around my neighborhood that did include hills; but this was my first real test of the season.   A little chillier start than had hoped, but all in all, the weather wasn’t really a problem.  I rode with Adam S, Kim “pinkalicious” G, and Scott “Big Ron”.   

This is a NICE ride!   Nice countrysides; rolling hills; not so rolling hills, and nice downhills.  Our average pace was around 17.5 MPH; not so shabby for mid March.  After riding, cleaning up a bit, headed over to Baltimore Coffee and Tea Company in Annapolis; which if you havent been there, you should go – this place rocks!   Then after, went over to Pusser’s in the Marriott Waterfront Hotel in Annapolis for some post ride beverages and grub on a very comfortable leather couch by a fire.

This was a good day and I will visit these places again!

Tip of the Day:  When riding, ride with friends who understand that it’s not how fast you go “while not racing” but the adventure between clipping in and out.  Image


Posted on March 19, 2012, in Uncategorized and tagged . Bookmark the permalink. 1 Comment.

  1. Guess I need a nickname! Good stuff Rick. In case anyone is interested in the ride, http://connect.garmin.com/activity/159353956 or http://www.ohbike.org/cuesheets/davidsonville48galesville.pdf

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