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30ish mile ride on the D&L Trail at a 10-12 mph. Meet in the Genesis Bicycles Lower gravel lot. This ride will be a mix of pavement & gravel so a hybrid, mountain, or gravel bike is best! Bring some $$, we will stop for breakfast at The Homestead! Helmets are required for all riders. Water and spare tube are highly recommended. If you have not filled out a Genesis 2019 waiver you can find it here: https://www.genesisbicycles.com/events/genesis-bicycles-waiver-and-release-pg1077.htm
WAIVERS: If you have not yet signed a waiver for the new year, you can now complete one online before the ride. Waivers only have to be completed once per calendar year. here is the link: https://genesisbicycles.com/events/genesis-bicycles-waiver-and-release-pg1077.htm What is the 10/10/10? Well, it's one of our most popular rides and is a great way to get started in cycling! The 10/10/10 ride is approximately 10 miles distance, at no more than 10 mph, and starts promptly at 10:10 am. Perfect for newbies, those returning to the sport, or those looking for a leisurely Saturday morning ride. A hybrid, mountain, or cross bike is suitable for this ride. A helmet is a must for all rides. Water and a spare tube is highly recommended.
NEW TIME! RIDE WILL BEGIN AT 8:30 AM GOING FORWARD. WAIVERS: If you have not yet signed a waiver for the new year, you can now complete one online before the ride. Waivers only have to be completed once per calendar year. here is the link: https://genesisbicycles.com/events/genesis-bicycles-waiver-and-release-pg1077.htm Join Bob for a fun and relaxed road ride. For those ready to step up from the 10/10/10, or for those who just bought their first road bike, this is the ride for you. A beginner friendly ride that will help build your riding skills and prepare you for the next step in cycling. The EZ 20 is just as described - approximately 20 +/- miles, at an easy pace of 10-12 mph. There may be a hill or two, so be prepared! Occasionally, we will do a longer ride, usually as the season progresses. Any changes in the distance of the ride will be posted beforehand. A road bike or road-ready hybrid is required for this ride.
PLEASE NOTE - NEW START TIME IS NOW 8 AM GOING FORWARD. WAIVERS: If you have not yet signed a waiver for the new year, you can now complete one online before the ride. Waivers only have to be completed once per calendar year. here is the link: https://genesisbicycles.com/events/genesis-bicycles-waiver-and-release-pg1077.htm A road ride every Thursday morning. Ride averages 15 MPH+ and covers 36-40 miles. Come out and enjoy the beautiful weather, the camaraderie of fellow riders and just clean fun as we pedal our way to Milford (Upper Black Eddy) for bagels / muffins... it's really about the food. The pace is 15 MPH+, the conversation light and the coffee & muffin - well, it just makes a good thing better. Be sure to bring money for the snack break. Hope you can join... The Best Group Ever (BGE). 😀 Additional Information: 1. Please park in the lower gravel parking lot. 2. If you have not reviewed the safety booklet and signed a Genesis waiver this year (2019) - please arrive by 7:30 AM to take care of this. Otherwise, please plan to arrive by 7:45 so you can properly prep your bike and be ready to roll by 8 AM. As always, we will have a brief safety chat before we leave. 3. Our group is flexible and can accommodate riders at a pace of 15 MPH+ ... no one will be dropped. 4. Here are the requirements: * Wear a properly fitted bike helmet. * Bike should be in good working order. * Bring a tube that fits your bike. * Bring a water bottle * Bike Safe / Have Fun 5. Cycling Things to Remember (These will be explained at the pre-ride safety clinic & demonstrated during the ride) * Before Each Ride - ABC / Quick Check * Bicycles are Vehicles - Share the Road / Obey Traffic Control Devices * Be Visible / Predictable / Communicate * Lane Choice & Lane Position are Key * Scan / Make Independent Decisions * Bike Safe / Have Fun Thank you. Bruce Hochman League Cycling Instructor # 1707 League of American Bicyclists