Katherine Sharpe

Archive for October 2012

My First 200k

Tomorrow’s agenda. A Hercules-Winters lasso, with elevation by miles in red at the bottom. The main reason I think I might be able to do this crazy ride is that it’s flat—flattish—well, it has +5,837 feet of elevation gain, which actually doesn’t sound so flat at all, does it? But it is a lot less […]


On Wednesday night, I went to the RUSA website and signed up for the 200km Winters Brevet on Saturday. Last weekend’s long ride, while not nearly as long as the Winters ride tomorrow, was emboldening. While I felt exhausted by the end, I didn’t experience any pain or numbness that might portend trouble if I […]