Did the Ride for Heart 25 km length this morning.  Fantastic weather.  I've only done this ride once about 10 years ago, so it was pretty cool to get out on the highway again.

We started the ride right at 7:00, so it was a bit crowded on the way up, but not too bad. After the turnound, traffic was very light.  It's so awesome to be on a closed course like that.

Did the ride with my son Connor (7 years old).  A bit longer than he's used to, but he didn't have any problem finishing.

I was keeping an eye out for the big 6:00am BCC train to come roaring by, but only saw one other BCC rider out there.  

How were the other rides?  Any good pelotons form?

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Comment by Paul McKeever on June 1, 2014 at 11:36am

Thanks for the report, Mike! Twas definitely a perfect day out for a ride. Love the pic of Connor looking very pro - big props to him killing it on a tough course!

Comment by Jeff N on June 1, 2014 at 1:33pm

Connor looks great!  It's always wonderful when you can spend a day on the bike with your kids!

Comment by Mike McInnis on June 1, 2014 at 5:01pm

Thanks.  Connor does look pretty pro.  We had a great time with the ride.

In my case, I think Dan would have ripped up my membership card if he saw me.  Full BCC kit, riding my wife's too small hybrid with running shoes and big side bag on the back.  :)  #notpro

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