Congressman Sam Farr at 8/17 Fest - Skot Creates New Route



Status
Not open for further replies.
C

Cycle America/N

Guest
In monster huge news, we just found out that Congressman Sam Farr will be speaking at the endpoint
for our National Mayors' Ride, our second annual August 17 Santa Cruz NBG Bike Fest
http://www.nationalbicyclegreenway.com/Events/Festival . And talk about a public servant of the
highest order, Sam's coming up from nearly a hundred miles away **during his vacation** to talk
about a dream he and I share, and an important part of the National Bicycle Greenway network -- a
pathway along the coast from Santa Cruz to Monterey. And Sam is The Man who carries a bike stick
where locating the bucks are concerned to make all of it real. The driver who was a great force in
ushering the world famous Cannery Row bike path in Monterey into form, at our event he will be
taking about what his office is doing to make the Coastal Rail Trail from Santa Cruz to the Pajaro
River a reality. WoW WoW -- Excited!!

And a Santa Cruzan who stands to benefit from Sam's work will also be here via Eugene, Arcata and
soon Napa!! That's right, Skot Paschal who was just the toast of the town in Arcata as per the
pictures http://NationalBicycleGreenway.com/gallery that just came in from Mayor Bob's bike excited
town (Bob Ornelas might even ride some of Bay Area Mayors' Ride cities and wants also to be at the
Festival!) is also creating a new likely relay leg for next year as he does so. Skot just announced
that he will be at the Friday August 1 proclamation ceremony in Napa meaning he will have forged an
Arcata to Napa bike connection. And here to describe his day's riding is some more of his epic
Pocket Mail poetry and fun writing :

Uphill for pert near ever Now has nothing to do with the top. Feeling clear of any ideas Watching in
the rear Looking at the sky above me Letting it all just happen redflower, hawk, lush blackberries,
and just a touch of fear.(That's healthy). and when the summit levels towards a 10% grade a party's
just about to start like an eagle downward through the thermals you glide
-------------------------------------------------------------------------

Subject: Ukiah Sushi

Firing down the spicy tuna hand roll with a large Tsingtao in the 15,000+ town of Ukiah. Highway 101
from Willits is a road of beauty. There is brand new blacktop and super shoulders. Even though there
was considerable traffic, the wide "bike" lane and over 10 miles of sailing downhill made it a
beautiful way to end a challenging HOTTTT day.

There are some high clouds rolling in. My hope is that represents a cooling trend. The road to Napa
brings back fond memories. The Napa marathon was my last big race before the legs said,"You wanna
play? Ride a bike." Good advice and it will be sweet to ride the road I ran. Then I can say I rode
the road I ran. Getting too silly. Time for a Deluxe CA roll.

In a peldaling state of mind, Sk.

Having little, you can receive much. Having much, you'll just become confused. -Lao Tzu

------------------------------
Local access to PocketMail mobile e-mail now available in Europe, North America & Australia
http://www.pocketmail.com

Skot Paschal is a popular Santa Cruz middle school math teacher at http://www.skot.web-page.net Skot
can be reached on the road at: [email protected]

MARTIN KRIEG: "Awake Again" Author c/o BikeRoute.com 79 & 86 TransAms, nonprofit Nat. Bicycle
Greenway CEO Ever wanted anything so bad U were willing to die for it? Really die? By moving thru
clinical death and reversing paralysis, *I saw God* when I answered that question.
 
E

Ez Biker :-\)

Guest
WOOPEE DO! If one goes to the following link, they will probably find that alot of what Cycle
America/Nat. Bicycle Greenway has posted here, will be going away, thanks to our present (EARTH
Unfriendly) Government, on what they have voted to do... (Copied this from the SSFR website post by
Shari Bernhard)

Subject: Congress kills bike funding One of the guys in my bike club sent this URL. It's only a
short snippet from the e-zine - they want you to subscribe - but you can probable Google a more
comprehensive article on the net. There is a link to the subcommittee members responsible for this
travesty, so we know who to blame.

Congress to bikers: Get a car By Katharine Mieszkowski

http://www.salon.com/tech/feature/2003/07/22/bike_paths/index.html

EZ Biker :) Pompano Beach, Fl. (GRR Ti and SOON, Bacchetta Aero Pilot)

"Cycle America/Nat. Bicycle Greenway" <[email protected]> wrote in message
news:300720030211425350%[email protected]...
>
> In monster huge news, we just found out that Congressman Sam Farr will be speaking at the endpoint
> for our National Mayors' Ride, our second annual August 17 Santa Cruz NBG Bike Fest

"Cycle America/Nat. Bicycle Greenway" <[email protected]> wrote in message
news:300720030211425350%[email protected]...
>
> In monster huge news, we just found out that Congressman Sam Farr will be speaking at the endpoint
> for our National Mayors' Ride, our second annual August 17 Santa Cruz NBG Bike Fest
> http://www.nationalbicyclegreenway.com/Events/Festival . And talk about a public servant of the
> highest order, Sam's coming up from nearly a hundred miles away **during his vacation** to talk
> about a dream he and I share, and an important part of the National Bicycle Greenway network -- a
> pathway along the coast from Santa Cruz to Monterey. And Sam is The Man who carries a bike stick
> where locating the bucks are concerned to make all of it real. The driver who was a great force in
> ushering the world famous Cannery Row bike path in Monterey into form, at our event he will be
> taking about what his office is doing to make the Coastal Rail Trail from Santa Cruz to the Pajaro
> River a reality. WoW WoW -- Excited!!
>
> And a Santa Cruzan who stands to benefit from Sam's work will also be here via Eugene, Arcata and
> soon Napa!! That's right, Skot Paschal who was just the toast of the town in Arcata as per the
> pictures http://NationalBicycleGreenway.com/gallery that just came in from Mayor Bob's bike
> excited town (Bob Ornelas might even ride some of Bay Area Mayors' Ride cities and wants also to
> be at the Festival!) is also creating a new likely relay leg for next year as he does so. Skot
> just announced that he will be at the Friday August 1 proclamation ceremony in Napa meaning he
> will have forged an Arcata to Napa bike connection. And here to describe his day's riding is some
> more of his epic Pocket Mail poetry and fun writing :
>
>
> Uphill for pert near ever Now has nothing to do with the top. Feeling clear of any ideas Watching
> in the rear Looking at the sky above me Letting it all just happen redflower, hawk, lush
> blackberries, and just a touch of fear.(That's healthy). and when the summit levels towards a 10%
> grade a party's just about to start like an eagle downward through the thermals you glide
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
>
> Subject: Ukiah Sushi
>
> Firing down the spicy tuna hand roll with a large Tsingtao in the 15,000+ town of Ukiah. Highway
> 101 from Willits is a road of beauty. There is brand new blacktop and super shoulders. Even though
> there was considerable traffic, the wide "bike" lane and over 10 miles of sailing downhill made it
> a beautiful way to end a challenging HOTTTT day.
>
> There are some high clouds rolling in. My hope is that represents a cooling trend. The road to
> Napa brings back fond memories. The Napa marathon was my last big race before the legs said,"You
> wanna play? Ride a bike." Good advice and it will be sweet to ride the road I ran. Then I can say
> I rode the road I ran. Getting too silly. Time for a Deluxe CA roll.
>
> In a peldaling state of mind, Sk.
>
> Having little, you can receive much. Having much, you'll just become confused. -Lao Tzu
>
>
> ------------------------------
> Local access to PocketMail mobile e-mail now available in Europe, North America & Australia
> http://www.pocketmail.com
>
> Skot Paschal is a popular Santa Cruz middle school math teacher at http://www.skot.web-page.net
> Skot can be reached on the road at: [email protected]
>
>
>
> MARTIN KRIEG: "Awake Again" Author c/o BikeRoute.com 79 & 86 TransAms, nonprofit Nat. Bicycle
> Greenway CEO Ever wanted anything so bad U were willing to die for it? Really die? By moving thru
> clinical death and reversing paralysis, *I saw God* when I answered that question.
 
Status
Not open for further replies.

Similar threads

G
Replies
0
Views
3K
G