Author Archives: Jake Kassen

NER Survey 2014

We have created a survey for past and future riders of NER events. If you have ridden a NER event previously or are considering one for 2015, please help us by completing the survey. It will remain open until Nov … Continue reading

Fall & Winter Events

With the cooler weather NER will be going into P-12 mode with short monthly events until the season starts back up in full swing in March. (The P-12 is a RUSA award for riding a sub-200k each month of the … Continue reading

100k This Weekend + BBQ

I enjoyed the Sept 7th 100k so much that we’re running it again this Sunday, October 5th. This is a nice suburban route though the quite towns West of Boston. The ride starts in Watertown at 9:30am. Details are on … Continue reading

Final 2015 NER ACP Schedule

Below is a table containing the submitted ACP events for 2015. These events still need to be approved by RUSA & ACP but this is what to expect. We will still be adding RUSA-only rides throughout the year so this … Continue reading

200/300k to Voluntown, RI this weekend

This weekend (Sept 13th) marks the last of the long rides out of Boston. Dan Greene is using the 300k route to Voluntown — the same course used for many years but had been on hiatus. This is a terrific … Continue reading

Awesome Semi-Dirt Hill Climb 200k – Sept 6th.

Just a reminder to check out the Sept 6th 200k out of Montpelier, VT. (Full Details.) About 25% dirt roads (roads, not trails) as many gaps as fit in a 200k. One of the hardest and most scenic 200k anywhere … Continue reading

NER MA Party: Sunday, Sept 7th

Next Sunday at Filippello Park in Watertown, MA NER will be having a [mostly] end of year party and BBQ. Everyone’s invited! In addition to just socializing with your fellow randonneurs and their friends and families. The party will also … Continue reading

Upcoming Events

We have some nice late season rides coming up: Dan Shinnick is offering up a brand new 200k which transverses the North Shore of Massachusetts — an area rarely seen by Brevets and considerably flatter then our other 200ks. In … Continue reading

Boston 200k (Tweedo’s Revenge) – July 26th 2014

Ride Information Destination: Petersham, MA Start Location: Hanscom Civil Airport, Bedford, MA Start Time: 07:00 Length: 211k / 131mi Time Limit: 13.5 Hours Ride Leader: Jake Kassen / Dan Greene Controls: Harvard, MA; Ashburnham, MA; Petersham, MA Sanctioning: RUSA. Preliminary … Continue reading

Season Party – Sept 7th

Come join NER as we celebrate the 2014 NER season and get ready for 2015. The party will be held at Filippello Park in Watertown, MA starting at 1pm. A BBQ style lunch will be provided with vegetarian and non-Vegetarian … Continue reading