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Jun 19, 2012 - Castellane to Dauphin

Day 2 Castellane to Dauphin I didn't mention before how many people I know from last year's rides. There are Marek and Libby who have just completed a cycle over the length of England. There is Tim and Margie, Simon and Carly, Chris Ivin, Franc (who brought his wife along this time) and Eduardo and Rosanna. A number of the crew Richard, Wilbert and Susana are the same as well. There are many more women riding this year than last and at least four non-riding partners have come along. They help out with the lunch catering and otherwise just...

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Mar 18, 2011 - Staying in a fort after skiing

We enjoyed having the Lumbies visit for a week. We capped off their visit with some skiing in the Alps. We headed back to Serre Chevalier, likely our favorite of the 4 ski areas we have been to. Carl and the Lumbies headed up and enjoyed Friday, and Jen brought the Spiess kids up after school Friday evening. We stayed at a cute little hotel inside an old fort. It was fun driving across a moat to get in to the town. The next day of skiing was a perfect sunny day, and we all had to be careful not to wind up with sunburnt noses. A memorable...

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