Author Archives: Jake Kassen

VT 400k Recap

Thanks to everyone who came out for NER’s last PBP qualifier for the year — the “Oh Canada” (aka Aux Canada) 400k out of Woodstock VT. We had 10 people start and 8 finish plus another four who had pre-ridden … Continue reading

Important: VT 400k Start Time Change

The start time of the VT 400k has been changed to 4am. This change is being made in an effort to get riders past a parade in Waterbury and provide more opportunities for services late at night. Please arrive at … Continue reading

June 27th VT 400k

This weekend is NER’s last PBP-Qualifier — the 400k out of Woodstock VT. Information regarding the ride has been posted to the event page. Please note that the cue sheet currently available for download will be revised again before the … Continue reading

MA 600k Post-Ride

Thank you to everyone who participated in the MA 600k this weekend! It always rains on the 600k but it rarely is a non-stop downpour for nearly 24 hours so everyone who started should feel proud. We had 19 finishers, … Continue reading

600k Pre-Ride dinner and notes

Online registration closes today at Noon (Friday) for the 600k. PLEASE register on-line if at all possible. You can register at the start for an extra $10 but it’s surprisingly hard to read people’s handwriting so online is the way … Continue reading

June 20th: MA 600k | June 27th: VT 400k

On June 20th @ 4am NER will be holding our 600k starting from Hanscom Field in Bedford, MA. This is NER’s only 600k PBP qualifier. There is a lot of news regarding this ride: We have a new route, a … Continue reading

VT NEK 300k – Post-Ride

Thanks for everyone who came out to the recent VT 300k and a special thanks to Greg Wallace for leading the ride. Everyone who started finished in what turned out to be a sunny but unseasonably cold and headwindy day … Continue reading

Good Luck Fleche Teams!

We have six teams and a total of 23 riders leaving for Portland, ME with most teams heading out Friday late afternoon and Saturday morning. Teams have picked a range of courses — some have gone for a coastal route … Continue reading

VT 200k May 9th

May 1st News

On Friday, May 1st the entry fee for the 1000k will increase by $50. If you are considering joining the 32 people currently registered (or thinking of backing out) it’s best to do so before midnight on Thursday. Also, this … Continue reading