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Rough road for most of the 14 miles
Our initial group of riders met off the 405 Fwy on Bolsa Chica and included, Glen, Brian, Leroy, Gary, and me. We met up with another batch of riders in Camarillo so now there were nine motorcycles. The second group included Terry and Vicki-each riding their own, Ed & Susan, Keith and Staci.
All the various STAR chapters met up at the Hwy. 101 and the 1 exit before heading up Hwy 1 toward Lompoc and the Jalama Beach turn-off. I got a chance to meet Teresea Duerksen of Visalia from the Beginner Bikers forum that I have been a member of since about 2005. Always a treat to meet one of the folks on that forum.
I have about 3,220 posts on http://www.beginnerbikers.org/ so far.
What someone my age is doing tearing around the countryside, over hills, around curves and cruising down the freeway at 85 miles per hour on just two wheels, is just plain nuts. My E-Mail signature- "When I'm riding my motorcycle, I'm glad to be alive! When I'm done riding, I'm glad to be alive!" really came to mind after I got home and realized the ride was over and I was home safe and another fun ride with some great friends was completed.