Author Archives: TG

About TG

I've been around a bit and done a few things, have a couple kids and a few grandkids. I tend to be curmudgeonly, matter-of-fact and not predisposed to self-serving chit-chat. Thankfully, my wife's as nice as can be otherwise we'd have no friends. My interests are somewhat eclectic, but whose aren't?

Gearing-Up For Roof Topping the Triplet on the Tacoma

Why Another Truck? Just to be clear, the only reason I’ve owned trucks instead of cars is because they either towed my Hobie Cat sailboats around and gave me a place to sleep at regattas, or carried my bicycles and … Continue reading

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SOORTA Santos Fun-Mountain Biking in Florida

Originally posted on Reindeer Games:
March 1-3, 2019 Santos State Park, Ocala Florida sports a great campground (water & electric) located at the Santos MTBing trailhead. More than 85 miles of trails awaited twenty plus tandem mtbing couples for some…

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Our Schedule Thus Far…

As we look ahead to our options and try to balance our motorcycle rally schedule with our tandem rally schedule, this is what it’s looking like thus far: TANDEM / CYCLING EVENTS Alabama Tandem Weekend, 12-14 April, Pell, AL: A … Continue reading

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44th annual Midwest Tandem Rally Rally in Columbus, Indiana.  

Our friends at Hoosiers Out On Tandems (HOOTS) are hosting the year’s Midwest Tandem Rally in Columbus, Indiana, over the Labor Day Weekend, 30 August through 2 September, and passed along this invitation for us to share with our readers.  … Continue reading

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S.O.O.R.T.A. Calendar Update: Six Months & Five Events

Chris Judd passed along an updated Self-Organized Off-Road Tandem Adventure (S.O.O.R.T.A.) event update that covers five events over the next six months; yes, this is definitely becoming a thing!  There are events in Florida, Arkansas, Colorado and Vermont coming right … Continue reading

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S.O.O.R.T.A. Heads To Arizona: A Guest Entry by the Rudolphs

Chris Judd, who pretty much is the engine driving the Self Organized Off-Road Tandem Adventure (aka, S.O.O.R.T.A.) movement, asked us to share a blog entry by Barbara & Glenn Rudolph (see more at their WordPress blog: Reindeer Games) that provides their … Continue reading

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GTR 2019 in Covington…

Yes we are Look for us on the triplet with Miss Lisa D. riding tail gunner.  Here’s hoping for better weather than the last time we headed to Covington for GTR.  But hey, it’s always a great time seeing all … Continue reading

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