Spin into the Setting Sun

  • March 19, 2014 · 5:30 PM
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WHAT: The evenings have plenty of light now for the weekly WEDNESDAY 20-25 mile ride. Route information will be announced in the comments section below.

We will roll out from a convenient Longmont location. Depending on how many riders and/or ride leaders, we will ride in 2 or 3 groups:

GROUP Abici: This group will be at a faster pace                                                             (17 to 19mph average).

GROUP Basso: This group will be at a medium/fast pace                                                (15 to 17mph average).

GROUP Cinelli: This group will be at a medium pace                                                        (13 to 15mph average).

This ride is best suited for Road Bikes, and people with experience riding on the road with traffic.

Both Rides will be "NO DROP", we will try to keep everyone together, but in the event some are faster/slower, we will stop and re-group at intervals.

RIDE NOTES: Rides roll out no more than 5 minutes after advertised start time, arrive early and be ready to roll on time.

- Come prepared for mechanical breakdowns (bring spare tube, patch kit, tire levers, multi-tool).

- Be sure to bring enough water for the length of the ride, especially with warmer weather ahead of us. As a general rule, one bottle of water is good for 1 hour of riding (8oz per 20 mins of ride time).

DISCLAIMER: We try to ensure the safest cycling experience on all of our rides, but cycling does come with some risk. Our ride leaders are all volunteers, not professional guides. Each member accepts responsibility for their own conduct and safety (including the safety of your bicycle and any other equipment) during club rides. You take part in club rides entirely at your own risk.

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  • John S.

    ..

    March 21

  • John S.

    Marvellous ride, SO glad these are back - perfect length, route, venue etc. awesome way to spend a Wed evening after work, and thanks so much for organising these!

    March 21

  • Pati W.

    Well, I can see that no one was slacking off this past winter - think we now have an A+ group - you all are FAST! Thanks for joining us. Check out our two rides for this weekend and come out and ride!

    4 · March 19

    • Marshall (Thing One) E.

      I'm looking forward to another amazing riding season with the best, organized and safest group I've ever seen. Great work!!

      2 · March 19

    • ScottW

      I did a fair bit of slacking and despite it, still have kept some of my cycling form. The mind boggles. :P

      3 · March 20

  • Paul A.

    Great ride everyone. Look forward to next Wednesday ride. Hopefully it won't be so windy. Thanks to everyone for making me feel welcomed in the group. Means a lot. Ciao

    2 · March 19

    • Jerry B.

      I told Nick before we started that he had screwed up. Sunshine, no wind, and it was warm. I should not have said anything since Nick went and turned the wind on

      1 · March 19

  • Nick M.

    Great start to the Weeknight riding season, fast short ride, and great post ride refreshment!. See you all next Wednesday, or before :).

    3 · March 19

  • Nick M.

    Tomorrows route will be a 17 mile loop West and South, if any one needs a printable Map/Cuesheet, follow this link: https://docs.google.com/document...­

    March 18

    • Mike D.

      The route map seems to be inverted.

      1 · March 18

    • Steve S.

      Mike, you are holding your iphone upside down.

      1 · March 18

  • Sandy

    Sorry I'm going to miss it. Hope to see you all next week!

    2 · March 18

  • Nick M.

    Weather is looking good for our first SISS ride of the season, low 50's, light winds, and sunny :).
    If you're coming out to 300 Suns on a bike - From the West 1st and 2nd Avenues both have a light to cross Main Street, and 1st Avenue and Martin provides access from the East.

    March 18

  • Nick M.

    Since we're a little short on evening light still, we may try this route out, a 18 miler: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/4...­
    If you plan to stick around for a beer, be sure to bring bike lights :)

    March 16

    • Larry H.

      I better bring the cue sheet, lots of turns!

      1 · March 17

  • John S.

    Thanks for bringing these rides back in Nick & Pati - can't wait, LOVE these perfect length after work rides!! & Praise the Lord for Spring (even better with Daylight Savings)! :-)

    1 · March 14

  • Mike D.

    Will the Abici group be riding Abici bikes?

    http://luxurylaunches.com/trans...­

    1 · March 13

  • Marshall (Thing One) E.

    Lookin forward to this ride

    1 · March 12

  • Ron K.

    Excited

    1 · February 13

  • Ron K.

    Excited

    1 · February 13

  • Ron K.

    Excited

    1 · February 13

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