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Eleven years since my first Three Speed Ride

Me, on my first ever Three Speed Ride, Sat 27 March 2011. Photo: Timo While Society of Three Speeds turns ten next March, my involvement with leading three speed themed bicycle rides in Portland runs longer than that. Today marks ten eleven! years since I first led a Three Speed Ride. 1 It was early… Continue reading Eleven years since my first Three Speed Ride

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Three Speed Cruise Ride Report

Monday August 2nd was the date of the Society's summer ride. This ride was also part of Pedalpalooza, Portland's annual summertime celebration of bike fun. This was a weeknight ride, which means a shorter route than my weekend jaunts in either April or October. I had a small crew on this ride, mostly filled with… Continue reading Three Speed Cruise Ride Report

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Not the Lake Pepin Three Speed Tour: Our ride, 17 May 2020

Due to the current pandemic, the Lake Pepin Three Speed Ride scheduled for the past weekend did not happen. But Jon, the (shirt-tail) organizer, told people that they should do their own Three Speed Ride over the weekend. It could be around Lake Pepin or wherever people lived. It could be one day, it could… Continue reading Not the Lake Pepin Three Speed Tour: Our ride, 17 May 2020

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Ride Report: Three Speed Pub Crawl, Sat 25 Jan

What a weekend! It was what I needed after a week of rain and lots of work. As Mr. Rhodes has noted, despite a forecast that didn't seem that promising, we got two days of mostly decent weather (at least during the day, it rained pretty hard later on Saturday night.) After a pretty wet… Continue reading Ride Report: Three Speed Pub Crawl, Sat 25 Jan

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A Three Speed Year in Review: 2019

Hello, friends of Three Speeds! It's been an eventful year 'round the SoTS HQ. With bike rides, challenges, and membership kits, it's one of our biggest years yet. How did it shape up? Here's a blow-by-blow of the milestones: January: We had a modest Three Speed Get-Together at Montavilla Brew Works. A half-dozen people showed… Continue reading A Three Speed Year in Review: 2019

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Three Speed Ride Seattle 2019 Report

Ah, Seattle. You always seem to be wet, at least when I visit. (Unless it’s in the middle of summer.) This weekend has been a pretty wet one, and of course it was a decent steady rain when I got up this morning. Will anyone show up to my silly ride? And amazingly, people did… Continue reading Three Speed Ride Seattle 2019 Report