The folks over at Velominati hosted a guest post by gmoosh on why the Group Ride must always start on time. It’s a great look at another Art as it applies to Group Rides. One of the many reasons why I love reading Velominati, there’s a thin, gray area between tongue-in-cheek and absolute truth:
That is why the best rides, and, I would argue, every ride, should leave at exactly the stated time…if you’re not ready to roll at the announced time, you’re prove that in your feebly misplaced life, other things-sleeping, driving, talking to you spouse or even pumping your tires-are more important than The Ride. You are wrong. That’s why you are sprinting up the street like a domestique after a puncture, while everyone else is chatting with insouciance on the rollout far ahead of you.
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