What do y'll think?
P.S. I agree about putting together a basic "form", too. Good idea! Is
this democracy in action or what?
Linda Cowles wrote:
> I was thinking the same thing as Susan Evans about getting information together
> to describe rides as I was going over the ride calendar looking for a good
> 1st 50 in the middle of the summer, and a good 1st 100 at the end of the year.
> There are very few descriptions on these rides on-line... although a few do a
> great job.
> I would offer to write-up descriptions of rides I've done, but I'd personally
> like to see a general form that describes all of the basics, and includes comments
> from multiple riders on ride specific matters such as crew access, support for
> crewless (and clueless!) riders, suitability for a first ride, etc. What I would
> really like to know are things like "have a butt cover or blanket at the Fireworks
> lunch stop in case the wind picks up" - in the blazing hot California summer, many
> of us don't think about those things until after we've done the ride.
> If people want to suggest form contents, I'd be happy to collect them and post
> them back to the group in a week, maybe we could start a ride.FAQ, of see if we
> can keep the information on-line at the site.
> What do you folks think? Would this be a good group effort? If it's deemed worthy,
> I can collect input on form contents, and we can take it from there.
> Linda Cowles