These photos are from March-April 2005.
April 30, 2005: Alfredo and other blessed cyclists with Rev. Canon Thomas Miller, who presided over the Blessing of the Bikes at Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine. Photo submitted by Alfredo Garcia.
April 30, 2005: Manny Sanudo, John Chiarella, and Beth Katz, happy and blessed. Blessing of the Bikes, Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine. Photo by Alfredo Garcia.
April 18, 2005: Irish eyes are smiling (except Phil's). At our April General Meeting, left to right: Katie Marion, Tod Moore, Phil O'Reilly, Mary O'Neil, and Mary Martinez (you don't have to be Irish) gave an entertaining and informative multimedia show on their bicycle tour of Ireland. Photo by Sharon Behnke. See more of Sharon's photos here.
April 16, 2005: 80 miles, and these athletes still have the energy to stand for a photo shoot. Wow. Extreme Montauk training ride to Stony Point. Photo by Jim Zisfein.
April 16, 2005: Green lights mean "go"! Susan Rodetis, leading the regular group on Rt. 303 at Blauvelt, NY, waves hi. Extreme Montauk training ride to Stony Point. Photo by Alfredo Garcia.
April 16, 2005: Clenched fists signal the determination of quick spin leaders Jesse Brown and Steve Taylor. Either that or they're about to punch each other out. Rest stop at Palisades Interstate Park HQ in Alpine. Extreme Montauk training ride to Stony Point. Photo by Alfredo Garcia.
April 10, 2005: Happiness is infectious. These victims are awaiting triage at the Syosset fire station. Montauk Century training ride to Sunken Meadow. Photo by Danny Lieberman.
April 10, 2005: It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a 5BBC tripper, about to fall off the fence! Sunken Meadow State Park. Photo by Danny Lieberman.
April 9, 2005: A 70-mile Montauk training ride to Rockland Lake State Park. The Montauk Century will be an easy jaunt for these well-trained 5BBCers. Photo by Jim Zisfein.
April 9, 2005: Debbie Friedman and fellow trippers on a well-deserved victory lap around Rockland Lake. Debbie is one of our valued Montauk Century volunteers. Next month, her pink road markings will keep 1000+ Montauk riders on course. Photo by Jim Zisfein.
April 9, 2005: Zhu Ge Da Ming (better known as Dan Greenberg) explains the art of Chinese bird cages. Hua Mei Bird Ride. Photo by Richard Sanford.
April 9, 2005: Tom Chan (The Birdman of Chinatown) has a new flock in town. Hua Mei Bird Ride. Photo by Richard Sanford.
March 26, 2005: Refueling stop on a Montauk training ride. Montauk Century Tour Director Glen Goldstein with tripper Heather Jacksy (foreground), Montauk "The End" Boss Ed Pino with tripper Susan Levine (background), at the Westwood Diner. Photo by Alfredo Garcia.
March 26, 2005: Cheerful tripper Richie Koprowski with ride leader Steve Sakson at the Westwood Diner. Montauk training ride to Westwood. Photo by Alfredo Garcia.
March 19, 2005: A fast and strong group completes a quick spin to Northvale on a Montauk training ride. Some are planning to ride 140 miles on the Montauk Century. Photo by Jim Zisfein.
March 13, 2005: 5BBC bikers join Palisades hikers for a snowy history lesson at Greenbrook Sanctuary. Photo by Jim Zisfein.
March 5, 2005: Carolyn Bartel standing beside her topiary friend as the 5BBC's "Assault on Sands Point Ride" ride passes through Port Washington, Long Island. Photo by John Chiarella.
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