In 1997, I trained for and completed Boston-Montreal-Boston,
a 750 mile timed bike ride, to be completed in 90 hours. Before BMB, my
longest ride had been a double century.
I thought other people might be interested in
what I learned.
Other Long Distance Cycling Links
- Adventure Racing: The Ultimate Guide: This practical book offers a wealth of
information on night-time training, how to prevent injury and illness, as well as eating
- A randonneur
is someone who does long distance cycling.
While the rides have checkpoints with food and, if necessary,
a place to sleep,
riders are mostly self supported. BMB is a randonneur ride.
- The California Triple Crown: Do
3 doubles in California and get a nifty jersey
- The Davis, California Bike Club holds brevets (qualifiers) of 200K, 300K, 400K and 600K every