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26 mile fast and challenging road ride over rolling terrain. 17+ mph AVERAGE pace (We will go faster at times). The group usually splits into a 17+ mph group and a faster group. We roll out promptly at 6 PM. Ride is every Wednesday, April through September. We will ride in light rain, but not moderate or worse rain. We won't ride if lightning is in the area. Don't wear ear buds/ headphones while riding. Please have a rear red light on your bike, especially in April and September.
Rolling terrain, usually light traffic.
Start is near intersection of OH Route 202 and Studebaker Rd. Site of former PECo (Process Equipment Co. in google maps) facility - parking lot on Studebaker Rd.
Route: 20-25 mile loop via Germantown; 2 miles bikeway, the rest on flat to rolling roads with a few short climbs.
Speed groups: C (12-15 mph avg.) led by Steve and B (15-17 mph avg.) led by Alvin.
Conditions: no rain, temperature 55-95°F, wind <20 mph
Helmets required; front and rear lights required after 20 September.
In case of threatening weather, an alternate bikeway route keeps us within 8 miles of the finish, with a couple of overpasses for temporary shelter.
This joint Dayton Cycling Club/Major Taylor Cycling Club ride welcomes guest riders familiar with traffic laws regarding bicycles. Riders under age 18 must be accompanied by responsible adults.
Optional after-ride dinner at T.J. Chumps, 12 E Linden Av, Miamisburg, OH.