Posted on October 1st, 2012 at 11:36 am.
two SAG vans in Ashland, Oregon.
(Photos by Will Vanlue)
Last month I spent a week volunteering on Cycle Oregon in one of their SAG vans. I get a lot of questions about what exactly a “SAG” is and what we do to support the ride, so I figured I’d share a bit more about my experience.
Even some people who have ridden Cycle Oregon for years, who’ve been lucky enough to avoid mechanical programs and fatigue and so haven’t needed a ride, have asked me how the SAGs work. And while the logistical details are interesting, there’s a whole other reason why I choose to volunteer in a SAG van year after year.
First, a little background on SAG vans and Cycle Oregon.[Read more…]