All skills ride at Briar Chapel

Where: Briar Chapel

Leader: David H

Arrive Time: 5:30pm

Ride Starts: 5:45pm (please be ready to roll by this time)

Planned Trail: Two laps with extras.

Trail information: http://www.torc-nc.org/trails/briar-chapel/

Tech Skill: This trail has rocks, whoops, rocks, some fairly tough climbs, rocks and some smooth sections.

Ride Speed: This has developed into a combined effort ride. We will have a couple of racers riding 10mph+( their relaxed pace) and our typical ride group. We alternate directions each lap, so if you fall behind, The train will be coming back to get ya. If you want to get faster, this is the ride for you.

Planned Distance: ~12-18 miles

Planned Duration: ~2 to 2.5 hours.

Other Details: Safety Helmet is required.

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  • Ben

    Sorry guys Happy hour started early today :) C U tomorrow morning.

    February 15, 2013

  • Ben

    Maybe

    February 14, 2013

  • David H.

    We changed to Friday to allow the trails more time to dry.

    February 14, 2013

  • Chadd

    This sound like a great thing for me. What lighting would you suggest?

    February 13, 2013

    • Will M.

      Chad, I would recommend something pretty powerful probably 900 lm or more. It could be helmet or handlebar mounted or both. I prefer helmet. With today's rain, the ride will likely be canceled.

      February 13, 2013

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  • David H.
    TORC President\Trail Committee chair, Organizer
    Event Host
  • Will M.
    TORC ride committee

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