7610 Folsom-Auburn Road, Folsom, CA
Hello Ladies! A ride just for us! I believe we are overdue !
We love the guys and their ambitious pace but it can be intimidating at times.
Thanks to Folsom Bike, They have started a group called " I Ride like a Girl" & I have offered to lead a once a month road ride.
Miles: 32.8 miles
Elevation gain: 1514ft elevation gain
Pace:15-16 mph on flats, slower on hills.
print route sheet: http://ridewithgps.com/routes/9368812
We will be enjoying some girl time on country roads that lead to our rest stop/water station @ Trailhead Coffee lounge.
This ride is for you if you are:
-Beginner(+) to Intermediate rider
-Have a road bike and in good working condition
-Experience with shifting gears & low traffic roads
-Used to climbing small hills/rollers
For the very Beginner, I recommend practicing on the bike trail (Sharies ride every other Sunday is on the bike trail) and include some hills like Folsom lake crossing. Once you are confident with your strength for small hills & shifting, please come & join us!
-Meet 15 minutes prior to, wheels turning promptly at start time.
-Please RSVP for this ride & also be respectful of the group & cancel it if you cannot make it.
-As always, you must have a helmet and water
Ok Ladies, Hope to see you there!
Quote for the Day: Yes I ride like a girl, try to keep up!
"Bicycling has done more to emancipate women than any one thing in the world. It gives her a feeling of self-reliance and independence the moment she takes her seat; and away she goes, the picture of untrammeled womanhood."
— Susan B. Anthony