PTC Ride Report. Sierra Madre – Bonelli Loop. With Surprise Birthday Party!

53.3 miles, 3:15 moving time, 2,060 ft elevation, 97 suffer score, 156 Watts, 1,577kJ work, 62 trophies.

PTC rode from Sierra Madre to San Dimas. We rode around the Bonelli Park, which is featured in a local triathlon.

Following the ride, the club surprised me with a birthday party in Sierra Madre!

Start from Sierra Madre: Peter, Luis, Steve, Lynda, Bill, Yuri, Travis, GT, Michel, Gail, Amy, Neil, Kirk, and Joe

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Travis is smiling cuz he just signed up for IRONMAN Boulder.

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Pick up at Encanto Park, in Duarte:

Bill, Anton, GT, Yuri, Keil, Luis, MikeW, Alvin, Gail, Kirk, Haroon, Trevor, Amy, Kin, MikeK, Eugene, Steve, Ainsley, Travis, Lynda, Peter, Michel, Hank, Elizabeth, Mike, Jon, Julie. GregQ, Joe.

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Down the San Gabriel River Trail Bike Path. Over the Sante Fe Dam. Luis and I hammered, but the Kirk train caught us before the end of the dam.

Around Bonelli Park. View of the Lake.

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Surprise Birthday Party in Sierra Madre for me (Joe). Thanks, Lynda for setting it up. My friends rock!

Only Place in Town Restaurant. I had the Strawberry Creme French Toast. It was awesome.


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It was great to see GregQ (Former PTC President) again, who was down visiting Elizabeth.


It was great to see Jaime, our club concert violinist!

And my buddy, Marvin.

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One side of the cake celebrates American Triple T with Lynda for 2016 (hmm…) and the other side of the cake celebrates IRONMAN Canada 2016 with Marvin. Wahoo. Big plans for next year!

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Video clips

San Gabriel River Trail Bike Path

Santa Fe Dam. Hammering.

Bonelli Loop Descent.

Amelia North.

Sierra Madre to sneaky bike path to river trail

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