Tuesday – 5:15am: 30 mile "A" Ride, departs from Bayshore Blvd. & Bay To Bay Blvd. with warm-up pace to Davis Island airport, then 5 Davis Island loops with pace of 25+ MPH. After 5 loops, riders meetup back at Davis Island airport for an easy ride home. A ride with B's welcome.
Wednesday – 5:15am: 35 mile "B" Ride, same as Tuesday & Thursday "A" Ride, but slower pace. departs from Bayshore Blvd. & Bay To Bay Blvd. with warm-up pace to Davis Island airport, then 6 Davis Island loops with pace of 20-22/23 MPH. After 6 loops, riders meetup back at Davis Island airport for an easy ride home.
Thursday – 5:15am: 30 mile "A" Ride, departs from Bayshore Blvd. & Bay To Bay Blvd. with warm-up pace to Davis Island airport, then 5 Davis Island loops with pace of 25+ MPH. After 5 loops, riders meetup back at Davis Island airport for an easy ride home. A ride with B's welcome.
Friday– 7:00am: 24.3 mile Cycle Sport Concepts Shop Ride. Join us on Friday mornings for a weekend warm up coffee ride. From the Cycle Sports Concepts shop at 207 N Dale Mabry Hwy. we head, at a conversational pace, to Davis Island for 3 fast laps that will reconvene at the Davis Island Peter O Knight Airport. [Don't like fast? Take your time. Don't like 3? Do 2! Or 4! We'll see you at the airport, either way!) From there, a conversational pace to Buddy Brew Coffee where a mandatory cup is consumed. (click here to view route on Strava and updates for this ride)
Saturday - 7:30am: 40-65 mile, Gandy to St. Pete, ride with SPBC . Departs from Circle-K gas station at corner of Westhore Blvd and Gandy Blvd (map). 25-29+ mph over Gandy Bridge then 22-25 mph pace to St Pete North Shore Pool to meet up with St. Petersburg Bicycle Club (SPBC) at 8:30am, SPBC has multiple rides available (click here to see all options), after the SPBC ride, back to Tampa.
Sunday – 7:00am: Freedom Park Advanced 50-60 mile ride. Advanced ride with pace of 22-30mph, usually splits into A and B groups. Departs from Freedom Park (corner of Bayshore Blvd & Bay to Bay) to Lake Thonotosassa and back (route of be determined day of ride). Important, if you are new to the ride, please let the group leader know since we don't want anyone to get lost.
Sunday – 8:00am: Sunday Funday Bike to Brunch - 30 mile, no-drop ride. Join Cycle Sports Concepts for their Sunday brunch ride, ride departs from the CSC shop. Casual 15-18 mph pace from the shop to Picnic Island, to Davis Island, over to brunch and then back to the shop. (click here to view route on Strava and updates for this ride)
Sunday – 8:30am: 26 mile, Causeway Biking Bandits Coffee in Safety Harbor Ride. From Cypress Point Park, take the Courtney Campbell Causeway (CCC) accross the bay, then north about a mile on Bayshore Blvd, to the Starbucks, on Main St., in Safety Harbor, about 13 miles each way. (visit the Causeway Biking Bandits Meetup page for updates to this ride)
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