Entries by Rhonda Morin

Annual meeting set for January

Mark your calendar. January 30, 2022, from 4-6 p.m. is the date for our annual meeting. Fingers crossed we can actually meet in person. We’ll evaluate closer to meeting and let you know. Our annual meeting is usually one of the only times we’re all together, and it’s important for team building and team business. […]

Ride Report Tonya Roe Memorial Ride

Twelve Sorella members started out at River City Bikes (RCB) on Saturday, July 17, 2021, and we made our way north to Marine Drive, where a tailwind set us free and we made great time heading east. We had one flat shortly before reaching Glen Otto Park, but that didn’t slow us down too much. […]

Tonya Roe Memorial Ride

Sorella Forte member Tonya Roe will be remembered by her cycling sisters during a memorial ride on Saturday, July 17, 2021. Roe died January 1, 2021, in Portland, Ore., after a battle with cancer. She was 52 years young. In our years together, the club shared many, many memories with her. We miss Roe’s spirit, […]

Passing of a Sorella Member

A beloved and fierce women’s cycling advocate left this earth. Sorella Forte member Tonya Roe died on Friday night, January 1, 2021, in Portland, Ore., after a battle with cancer. She was 52 years young. We shared many, many memories with Tonya. We miss her spirit, her kindness, her dedication to the sport of cycling […]

Saturday Morning Rides Cancelled

After speaking with Sorella’s board and River City Bikes management, we have decided to cancel the Saturday morning rides starting March 14, 2020 through April 12, 2020, and maybe beyond depending on Oregon’s health department requirements. This is in line with the COVID-19 guidelines of OBRA and the state of Oregon. River City Bikes, where […]

Cyclocross Nationals Recap

A handful of Sorella Forte sisters made an appearance at CX Nationals in Lakewood, WA, December 10-15, 2019. It was an epic experience. Make some noise for Bonnie Rosenfeld who captured the only podium for Sorella – a silver medal!  Kim Sass bravely did two of the hardest fields at nationals – the 40-44 group […]

CX season is here

Are you ready to rumble? Cyclocross 2019 starts August 31 with the opening series event of the Gran Prix Luciano Bailey at David Douglas park in Vancouver, Wash. It won’t yet be muddy, but the workout will be intense. Other terrific events coming up include the weekly Portland Trophy Cup, Blind Date at the Dairy, […]