Invitation to Cool Breeze First Timers
In preparation for the Cool Breeze Century in mid-August, a 56 mile ride is planned to get legs ready for climbs, add saddle time and base miles.
Emphasis will be placed on paceline and climbing techniques.
Planned route: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/2850003
Start time is 6:30am.
Meet up location is Ruben Ayala Park, 12th Street entrance parking.
This ride is a Terrain 4: very hilly. The route has several climbs and is long: 56 miles.
This ride is a classified as B.
If you are a Group C BoBie cyclist and want to test your endurance and climbing skills and have at least 35-50 mile under your bibs, or shorts come out and join the ride.
Cyclist must have basic cycling skills such as, knowledge of cycling hand signals; ability to fix a flat, experience riding more than 35-50 miles over rolling moderate hills, familiar with paceline techniques; comfortable riding in a groupetto, familiarity with equipment (gearing). And, most important, follow instructions and provide feedback.
July 17, 2013
Starting time is 6:30am, beat the heat.
Helmets are mandatory on all BoBie rides. Bring spare tubes (2) and a method to inflate, two bottles of water, nutrition and appropriate clothing to be comfortable during the entire ride.
Be sure to have Sun Screen for HOT or SUNNY days.
FOG, DRIZZLE, or MIST, or any other extreme weather: our new policy is to meet at the scheduled place and time and decide to wait or cancel depending on the conditions at the time of ride. Rain cancels the ride.
Should you not be able to join the ride after registering and need to cancel please text or call one hour before the scheduled Meet Up time (my contact info is in the RSVP question section below) to avoid delays.
Please bring Emergency ID and a cell phone (is recommended).
DISCLAIMER: By being a member of this group you hereby agree to assume all risks and liability related to or resulting from any and all group functions. You agree that neither you nor any third party will hold any of the group's leaders or representatives liable for any injury, loss, or damage to your own person or any members of your family, friends, acquaintances, children, pets, or property, arising directly or as a consequence from a group activity. You also agree that your membership of this group is based on an "at will" basis.