2017 Taste of Carolina 1200 km ride report

DAY 1 – Greensboro, NC – South Boston, VA – 235 miles This would be my second Grand Brevet. I felt like I am in good enough shape to sign up for it. I was planning everything with Hamid from DC Randonneurs ( who is also the new Northern VA RBA) . He has a […]

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2017 National 24h Challenge Ride report: What I learned from my first 24h race.

Me and Andrea Matney from DC Randonneurs decided to combine forces and do the national 24 hour Challenge. I was not planning on participating but this is the last edition until further notice and I wasn’t going to miss it. Things were so much easier that  way. This would be my first 24 hour event […]

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My 2014. Few quotes. New goals !

What a year.  Thanks for being part of my adventure on two wheels.   My 2014 looked like this in digits: Total miles – 4271.26 (70 bike rides) RUSA rides in km- 4448 (22 brevets) Hours on the bike – 291.77 (12.16 days ! ) Calories burned – 188 953 ( according to mapmyride 🙂 ) Awards and […]

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Last Train from Clarksville 200K

This Saturday was my second 200km brevet of the year.  For February  I decided on doing “Last Train from Clarksville 200 km”, a route designed by Crista Borras fr0m DC Randonneurs. Starts and ends in  Clarksville,MD. It is a loop with 7600 feet climbing – I think average for DC Randonneurs rides. As Crista describes […]

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X Marks the Spot 200 K

This year the plan is to go for  R-12 award . My cycling year started in September 2013. I completed  my second physical therapy. Then for few months I was doing plenty of stretching and riding 10 to 15 miles few times a week. I was going to take my time this year and not […]

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My first brevet in USA – Urbana 200K

After few years living in the US going back to randonneuring was on my list . The passion for cycling was kicking me in my butt to continue. Commuting to work every day, I was physically ready . I have done all rides from the  SR Series in Bulgaria, but it has been almost 10 […]

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Looking in the past

I was looking for old pictures today , so the stories about early years in cycling can continue. After all, this was the reason why i became in love with cycling for life . Pictures alone speak for themselves. I mentioned earlier , that Dr. Plamen Bujev was the heart of every event, and he […]

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The love for Randonneuring

I started this blog today to keep all memories, friends and pictures -in one place. My first serous cycling year was back in 1999. Born in Bulgaria, in the small town of Popovo (population 20K) . At that time it was very hard to get your parents to buy you a bike. Most people were […]

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