Friday Night Ride at LADDS

“In/around circle… if raining… meet at covered area of Abernethy Elementary School

Bring lights and be respectful. First Friday night ride of the new year.”

An uncapturable night ride, the world’s best medicine

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Some feelings can only be felt.
(Photos: M.Andersen/BikePortland)

Spending a week writing and thinking a lot about frustrating news will wear you down. So by 7 p.m. on Friday night, I thought the last thing I wanted to do was ride downtown for the evening ride I’d said I’d attend.

In other words, I came pretty close to a pretty dumb decision.

Friday night was one of the first of something terrific: a new series of rides organized by Nathan Jones, owner of the 18-month-old Foster Road shop Ride Yr Bike and the founder of the Trans Am Bike Race.

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