Author Archives: Jake Kassen

Just how hard is this ride?

Below is a table of routes used recently showing the approximate amount of climbing as determined by RideWithGPS. See footnote below. This chart should give riders a rough idea of a difficulty of different routes but take it with a … Continue reading

Accepting Nominations to the NER Board

NER will be accepting nominations for those interested in running on the NER Board of directors though October 5th. The 10 person board oversees NER, determines the direction of the group, and helps put on rides and events. For more … Continue reading

NER Board Elections 2015

Have you ever wanted more of a hand in keeping our club going? Now is your chance! We’ll be holding the annual Board election this fall. Nominations will be accepted from now through Monday, October 5th. To nominate yourself (or … Continue reading

NER 100k & Party, Oct 4th

All NER riders and friends are invited to the NER end-of-season Party being held on Oct 4th. The day will begin with a 100k ride from Medford to Groton, MA and back. This is a first of the monthly winter … Continue reading

Parking for 87 Monument St (RBA House) Events

My address is 87 Monument St. #2, Medford, MA. This a blue building with a white metal fence above a brick border. Rides will generally start on the sidewalk and front entranceway, not inside the house itself. There is no … Continue reading

Central VT “New” Fall Classic

Our last 200k and our first sub-200k since the spring will be held on Sept 26th. This is a brand new route out of Montpelier VT: The Central VT Fall Classic. Riders will have the option of riding 200km or … Continue reading

Melinda Lyon’s PBP Ride Report

This ride report is well worth the read for any cyclist interested in Randonneuring. Excellent report.

Congratulations Downeast 1000k Finishers!

The Downeast 1000k was a tremendous success and we greatly thank everyone who started and the 10+ volunteers. Results have been posted. A more detailed wrap-up and ride reports are coming and will be posted here soon. Until then, get … Continue reading

Downeast 1000k Route Notes

The following are more detailed notes on the route of the Downeast 1000k written by ride leader/designer Anthony: Riders will depart Montpelier in the pre-dawn hours, following US-2 East for 30 miles into St. Johnsbury. Riders may encounter a very … Continue reading

Downeast 1000k Important Annoucements

Now that the 1000k has been pre-ridden there are some important news and announcements for riders on this event. A detailed route description has been posted which riders should read as well. Update (Tuesday Morning): The Downeast 1000k route has … Continue reading