Rides

Thursday, October 7, 2021

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Pointing Dog Pace Line

Date: 
Oct 7, 2021
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What: Efficient 30 mile, no drop, beginner/intermediate pace line ride, 18+ mph

Where: Starts at Mighty Squirrel and goes through Lincoln and Concord

When: 5:45 AM

How:
- Ride as a team in an organized pace line manner (circular pace line on wide roads and single pace line on narrow or busy roads)
- Pace line starts once we cross the I-95 exit (Winter St.) and ends when we reach Concord Ave. on the return leg
- Leaders do 2-3 minute pulls
- No drop on flats, hills, or after stop signs (riders in front, please be aware and ease up after hills and stop signs to ensure the group stays together)
- Active communication and hand signals throughout the ride and along the pace line; leaders up front and riders in the back are equally important in setting the pace

Note:
- Watch this 6 minute GCN instructional video prior to your first ride; note we will be doing 2 -3 minute pulls vs. 30 second pulls (https://youtu.be/HDxXRq5fo8A)
- Review this article prior to your first ride (https://bikeraceinfo.com/training-fitness/pacelines-types.html)
- Please have the map and your instantaneous speed (vs. average speed) available to you during the ride
- Riders are expected to fix their own mechanicals and are responsible for catching up and/or returning home

Notes: 

Riders are expected to have directions available during the ride. Please bring sufficient front and rear lights.

Available to any leader: 
No
Rider Limit: 
60
Ride Closed: 
2021-10-07
 
 

Cronut Connection 🍩☕️🍵

Date: 
Oct 7, 2021
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Cleveland Circle

355 Chestnut Hill Ave
Brighton , MA
Directions: 

From Rt.9 take Chestnut Hill Ave to Cleveland Circle. Then at Cleveland Circle make a left onto Beacon St. Parking often available in a legal spot, look at the signs or you may be sorry.

We will meet in front of Cassidy Playground right by the reservoir and across the corner from the MBTA Cleveland Circle stop.
Start your morning off right with a tour of scenic roads South! We will pass through Needham Junction, Dedham, Stonybrook Reservation, and by the Brookline Center before rolling back to Cleveland Circle. We will swing by Fuel (nearby on Chestnut Hill Ave) at the end of the ride to relax and chat; come for the ride and stay for the coffee!
Use club Slack channel #ride to discuss this event further: https://crwheelers.slack.com/archives/C0109BPQPAR/p1630537463220000
Take some pictures, post on Instagram with #CRWheelers

Notes: 

Bring proper navigation tools: GPS device, phone app, or cue sheet. Do not rely on others to help you with navigation. They may ride at a different speed than you.

Available to any leader: 
No
Rider Limit: 
60
Ride Closed: 
2021-10-07
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Bike Thursday

Date: 
Oct 7, 2021
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The Bike Thursday Ride this week (10/7/21) will start in Weston.   The route is just over 19 miles, covering some hills throughout Weston, Lincoln and Wayland. 

The ride starts at 10:00 AM.  Registration is mandatory and will be limited to 30 participants including 3 leaders.  We will be following the CRW rules of the road.  Riders will be split into 2 or 3 groups depending on the number of riders and pace.  The overall pace of this ride will average between 10 - 12+ mph and the groups will stay together.

Please check your calendar before signing up for the ride as you can not cancel through this site.   If you need to cancel email Barbara at nyder.jacobs@gmail.com

 

 

Notes: 

Rain cancels - a notice will go out the night before or before 8 AM the day of the ride.

Registered riders will be sent the ride start and the route on Ride with GPS on Wednesday evening - October 6th.

Available to any leader: 
No
Rider Limit: 
25
Ride Closed: 
2021-10-07