What advice would I give to a new Randonneur?
Probably some of these gems that I've picked up along the way . . .
Dan A.: Ride your own ride.
Rick C.: Greet people along the way.
Chris N.(from NJ): Take pictures
Chris N.(From PA): A burst of slow can salvage a ride.
Joe K.: Challenge yourself
Bill O.: Remember, it could be a lot worse.
Janice C.: Don't do stupid things
Mary G.: Use lip balm.
Susan O: Blow through controls
Laurent C.: You are not a randonneur until you've abandoned a ride in the middle of nowhere
Tom R.: Buddy up at night
Keith S.: Write about it
Katie R.: Be kind to yourself
Mark T.: Celebrate finishes
Vinny M.: Live the poetry
Multiple sources: There's always another hill.