BC Randonneurs Cycling Club


Ultimate Island Explorer 2000 Photos
June 6 - 13, 2009

Photos: Ken Bonner, Brynne & Mike Croy, Eric Fergusson & Yutaka Moriwaki

Go to: Ken's pre-ride photos (picasa)
Go to:
Yutaka's photos (picasa)

Be sure to have a look at Yutaka's 2009 Scenery Photos on a separate page on this site.

Go to: Results
Go to: Ride updates page


Start - Victoria
(Photos Brynne & Mike)

Keith Nichol, Eric Fergusson & Yutaka Moriwaki

Port Renfrew
(Photos: Eric)


Yutaka's Photos:

Keith out front, and Eric


Day 2 - Patricia Bay in North Saanich


The northbound Malahat shoulder was clean and clear most of the way.



Day 3 to Tofino

Yutaka was side swiped and crashed at Tofino on Day 3. His rear shifter remained
damaged for the rest of the ride. He was left with limited usable gears.

Day 4 - Keith riding into Campbell River

...and on to Gold River

Upper Campbell Lake

Day 5 - shortly after dawn, north of Campbell River

Yutaka in Port McNeil

Day 6 - Yutaka rose with the sun for the final push back to Victoria. This photo is from south Campbell River.

Finish - Victoria
Following the finish, riders turned in their cards at Brynne and Mike's, and received their Randonneur Mondiaux medals.
(Photos: Brynne and Mike)

Yutaka finished just before 10 p.m. - finishing time 138:45

Eric and Keith finished just before 3 a.m. - finishing time 143:57

And one more from Yutaka...

Ride organizer Ken Bonner