Century Ride

I don’t just run… I also bike ride! Yesterday my dad and I partook in a “Century Ride”. And no, we didn’t do the 100k! Just the 40k for us :D

I was super excited to get there because they had “gourmet” waffles. Strawberries and whipped cream isn’t really gourmet, but it’s still yummy!

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And then we were off! It wasn’t the best day for it.. at all –  drizzly and windy. 

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It got better as we went on though! And you just start not paying attention to the weather.

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About halfway there was a rest stop. I ate a banana with peanut butter and some kiwi, even though I had just had the waffle! They even had a make your own smoothie, but I was too cold for that! 

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Lots of farms were passed.

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After about 2.5 hours we made it to the finish!

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I had a marvelous time and it was nice to be with my dad! I’m definitely going to do this again next year. Hopefully the weather will be a little nicer! Have a good Monday everyone. :D

Comments

  1. Aww, I love the pictures! Especially the farm one. It looks like a pretty course!
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  2. Looks like so much fun!!! I love daughter-father times. :) I would love to do a ride like that with my mom (she and I rode a lot over the summer), but I guess having a bike would be necessary…. why did mine have to get stolen?!
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  3. That sounds like such a fun thing to do on the weekend. My dad and I are going to try to do a triathlon next summer. Yay for father/daughter events!
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  4. Did you update your blog look? Or am I going crazy?
    And I am so jealous about the 40k!
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  5. That sounds like so much fun! I really enjoy bike riding, but I haven’t ridden at all since th beginning of summer!
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  6. Beautiful pictures!
    sounds like a fun bike ride with your dad…love the make your own smoothie idea :)
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  7. What a fun ride! PB+banana = perfect bike food. One of my favorite things in the whole is biking with my dad. I make him take it easy on me though! ;)
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  8. I love biking, especially with my family!! Look like you guys had a great time :)
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