This one oughta be good --- improvements, steps backward (maybe)...
But all I all a great day with great friends, but the ride itself
swung from death slog to fully awesome over what seemed to take 400
k's worth of effort.
More to come...
Next time I get the notion to ride a ride of any length, perhaps I
should clear some time in my schedule to ... I dunno ... Maybe ride a
commute or two in the weeks leading up to it. Lordy, Dude.