Hilly Hundred XXXVII and Okie Rumble VIII, October 2004

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Hilly Hundred and Indiana

Indianapolis, Indiana

Indy berries
Berries, Post & 42nd St.,
Indianapolis, IN
.
RR crossing
area
North on Franklin
just before 30th St.
.
38th Street, 
Indy
West on 38th Street,
Indianapolis
.
Gazebo in
Broad Ripple
Gazebo in Broad Ripple
.
 
Broad Ripple
sculpture
Broad Ripple sculpture
.
 
Broad Ripple
handstand
Broad Ripple handstand
.
 
Monon
Greenway
Monon Greenway
.
 
Monon
Greenway at White River
Crossing White River
on Monon Greenway
.
111th St.
hill
First (tiny) hill on 111th St.
.
 
Indianapolis center
Meridian Street, at
the center of Indy
.
 
Indianapolis canal
Canal in Indianapolis
.
 
 
Indianapolis center
16th Street at night
.
 
 
Civil War Memorial
Civil War memorial
in the very center of Indy
(panoramic view)
.

Indianapolis-Martinsville-Bloomington, Indiana
Flat farmland gives way to hills and gradually-increasing altitude.

Leaving
Indianapolis
Leaving Indianapolis
for Bloomington
.
 
Indiana
Rte. 37
On Breaking Away rte.
to Bloomington
.
 
Indiana
Rte. 37 sign
Indiana Route 37 sign
.
 
 
Indiana
Rte. 37 mileage sign
Mileage
to Bloomington
.
 
Approaching 
Martinsville on Indiana Rte. 37
Approaching Martinsville,
Rtes. 37 & 252
.
 
 
Clearing
after Martinsville, 3:23PM
Rain and clouds clear
on hill out of Martinsville
.
 
Entering 
Bloomington on Indiana Rte. 37, 4:20PM
Entering Bloomington,
brilliant sunshine,
apparently 40+ miles
of upgrade
.
 
Quarry, Rtes. 37 & 46
In Bloomington,
looks like the quarry
in the Breaking Away
fight scene (1)
.
 
Quarry, Rtes. 37 & 46
Another view
of the quarry (2)
.
 
Quarry, Rtes. 37 & 46
Another view
of the quarry (3)
.
 
Quarry, Rtes. 37 & 46
Another view
of the quarry (4)
.
 

The 37th Annual Hilly Hundred starts in Ellettsville, just outside of Bloomington, where around 4000 cyclists traverse the steepest hills in Southern Indiana over this 100-mile route.

Morning scene, 6:44 AM
Early morning before the ride
.
 
 
Start line, 6:49 AM
The start line
.
 
 
 
photo of Sisters photo
Doug Kaufman's
award-winning photo of the Sisters hills.

 
Top of 2nd Ugly Sister
Top of second "Ugly Sister",
whimsically-named steep hills (~14% grades)
.
 
3rd Ugly Sister
Third Ugly Sister follows right after the second one
.
 
 
Tandem
Tandem going by country store
.
 
 
 
 
country store
Country store, around mile 25
.
 
 
 
 
Food Stop 2
2nd Food Stop,
on top of a
windy,
chilly hill
.
 
310 W
On 310 W
.
 
 
 
 
310 W
On 310 W (closeup
past the bridge)
.
 
 
 
Food Stop 3
Passing 3rd Food Stop,
another nice steep hill,
with musicians singing
Kentucky-style tunes
.
 
Valley after Food Stop 3
Descent into
a scenic valley
.
 
 
 
Rte. 37 south of Bloomington looks like where David started his 60 
mph ride in Breaking Away
Rte. 37 south of Bloomington
looks like where David
started his 60 mph ride
in Breaking Away
.
 

St. Louis, Missouri

Rabbit Statue (1)
Rabbit Statue (1)
.
 
 
Rabbit Statue (2)
Rabbit Statue (2)
.
 
 
Clark St.
Bike St. Louis rte.,
Clark St.
.
 
Capitol and Arch
Capitol and Arch,
14th and Market
.
 
fountain
Fountain on Market St.
.
 
Arch from P.O.
Arch, seen from
Post Office area
.
me
A bystander
takes my picture
.
 
 

Okie Rumble VIII

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Habana Inn Welcome Sign
Habana Inn
welcome sign
.
 
 
Mat Nazi
Alex the "Mat Nazi"
signing up wrestlers
for mat time
.
 
Nick and James
Nick stretching out James
before we wrestle
.
John vs. James (1)
John vs. James (1)
.
John vs. James (2)
John vs. James (2)
.
John vs. James (3)
John vs. James (3)
.
John vs. James (4)
John vs. James (4)
.
John vs. James (5)
John vs. James (5)
.
 
John vs. James (6)
John vs. James (6)
.
 
John vs. James (7)
John vs. James (7)
.
 
John vs. James (8)
John vs. James (8)
.
 
Nick vs. James (1)
Nick vs. James (1)
.
Nick vs. James (2)
Nick vs. James (2)
.
Nick vs. James (3)
Nick vs. James (3)
.
Nick vs. James (4)
Nick vs. James (4)
.
Nick vs. James (5)
Nick vs. James (5)

(Thanks John for this row). 
Nick vs. James (6)
Nick vs. James (6)
.
 
Nick vs. James (7)
Nick vs. James (7)
.
 
Nick vs. James (8)
Nick vs. James (8)
.
 
Nick vs. James (9)
Nick vs. James (9)
.
 

John vs. Nick (1)
John vs. Nick (1)
.
John vs. Nick (2)
John vs. Nick (2)
.
John vs. Nick (3)
John vs. Nick (3)
.
John vs. Nick (4)
John vs. Nick (4)
.
John vs. Nick (5)
John vs. Nick (5)
.
 
John vs. Nick (6)
John vs. Nick (6)
.
 
John vs. Nick (7)
John vs. Nick (7)
.
 
John vs. Nick (8)
John vs. Nick (8)
.
 
John vs. Lanny
John vs. Lanny
.
 
courtyard and pool (1)
courtyard and pool (1)
.
 
courtyard and pool (2)
courtyard and pool (2)
.
 
Lining up for more mat time
Lining up for
more mat time (1)
.
 
 
Lining up for more mat time
Lining up for
more mat time (2)
.
 
 
Extra mat
If you can't reserve a mat
room, there's always the
extra mat in the club next door
.
 


 
Lanny vs. Glenn (1)
Lanny vs. Glenn (1)
.
 
Lanny vs. Glenn (2)
Lanny vs. Glenn (2)
.
 
Nick vs. Noel (1)
Nick vs. Noel (1)
.
 
Nick vs. Noel (2)
Nick vs. Noel (2)
.
 
Nick vs. Glenn (1)
Nick vs. Glenn (1)
.
 
Nick vs. Glenn (2)
Nick vs. Glenn (2)
.
 
Nick vs. Tim
Nick vs. Tim
.
 
James vs. Glenn (1)
James vs. Glenn (1)
.
 
James vs. Glenn (2)
James vs. Glenn (2)
.
 
James vs. Glenn (3)
James vs. Glenn (3)
.
 
James vs. Glenn (4)
James vs. Glenn (4)
.
 
James vs. Glenn (5)
James vs. Glenn (5)
.
 


 
Tim vs. John (1)
Tim vs. John (1)
.
Tim vs. John (2)
Tim vs. John (2)
.
Tim vs. John (3)
Tim vs. John (3)
.
Tim vs. John (4)
Tim vs. John (4)
.
Tim vs. John (5)
Tim vs. John (5)
.
 
Tim vs. John (6)
Tim vs. John (6)
.
 
Tim vs. John (7)
Tim vs. John (7)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (1)
Bob vs. Glenn (1)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (2)
Bob vs. Glenn (2)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (3)
Bob vs. Glenn (3)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (4)
Bob vs. Glenn (4)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (5)
Bob vs. Glenn (5)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (6)
Bob vs. Glenn (6)
.
 
Bob vs. Glenn (7)
Bob vs. Glenn (7)
.
 


 
Noel vs. James (1)
Noel vs. James (1)
.
 
Noel vs. James (2)
Noel vs. James (2)
.
 
Noel vs. James (3)
Noel vs. James (3)
.
 
Noel vs. James (4)
Noel vs. James (4)
.
 
John vs. Lanny (1)
John vs. Lanny (1)
.
 
John vs. Lanny (2)
John vs. Lanny (2)
.
 
John vs. Lanny (3)
John vs. Lanny (3)
.
 
James vs. Lanny (1)
James vs. Lanny (1)
.
 
James vs. Lanny (2)
James vs. Lanny (2)
.
 
James vs. Lanny (3)
James vs. Lanny (3)
.
 


 
Scott vs. Glenn (1)
Scott vs. Glenn (1)
.
 
Scott vs. Glenn (2)
Scott vs. Glenn (2)
.
 
Scott vs. Glenn (3)
Scott vs. Glenn (3)
.
 
Scott vs. Glenn (4)
Scott vs. Glenn (4)
.
 
Scott vs. Glenn (5)
Scott vs. Glenn (5)
.
 
Lanny vs. Luke (1)
Lanny vs. Luke (1)
.
 
Lanny vs. Luke (2)
Lanny vs. Luke (2)
.
 
Lanny vs. Luke (3)
Lanny vs. Luke (3)
.
 
Lanny vs. Luke (4)
Lanny vs. Luke (4)
.
 
Lanny vs. Luke (5)
Lanny vs. Luke (5)
.
 
Lanny vs. Luke (6)
Lanny vs. Luke (6)
.
 
Rainbow on Friday
Rainbow after rain
stops on Friday
.
 
Friday evening sky color
Colorful evening sky,
Friday evening
.
 

By this time on Saturday, one can compare bruises....

Bill
Bill in hospitality room
.
 
Don
Don in hospitality room
.
 
Beau and John
Beau and John
.
 
Lanny vs. Chris (1)
Lanny vs. Chris (1)
.
 
Lanny vs. Chris (2)
Lanny vs. Chris (2)
.
 
Lanny vs. Chris (3)
Lanny vs. Chris (3)
.
 
hole in wall
Hole in Rm. 236 wall
(from a foot?)
.
 
Nick vs. Chris (1)
Nick vs. Chris (1)
.
 
 
Nick vs. Chris (2)
Nick vs. Chris (2)
.
 
 
pool horseplay
Horsing around in the pool
.
 
 
Fire ant bite
I didn't get any
bruises, but did get
some fire ant bites
.

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