Primary ride leader: Patrick Wesolosky, 859-913-6762
Additional ride leaders: Mark Fielder, David Turner, David Shaw, Sarah Monell, Oleg Dantchenko, Libby Barnes, Wes Willoughby
Distance: To be determined based on the amount of daylight and the weather.
Pace: C Pace (10-12 mph), B/C Pace (12-14 mph), B Pace (14-16 mph), A/B Pace (16-18 mph), A Pace (18-20 mph)
Terrain: 2 - Easy Rollers, 3 - Moderate Rollers, 4 - Strenuous Rollers, 5 - Hilly
Map and cue sheet both
The ride will have regrouping, The ride is swept
Rain cancels - check bgcycling.org forum one hour before if unsure
Restroom facilities are available nearby
There will not be a store stop
We will meet in the front corner of the Kroger's parking lot nearest the gas station.
On the C and B/C ride, the ride leader will sweep the ride and regroup as necessary. The A, A/B, and B paces will typically involve pace lines and ride leaders will try to keep the group together but will not sweep.
The ride could have sections that go through subdivisions, on the shoulder of Harrodsburg Road, on 2 lane country roads, and on a bike trail. We will be on the shoulder of Harrodsburg Road for part of the ride. This shoulder is as wide as normal lane.
It is August so we will start losing daylight and the temperatures and humidity can be high. Drink lots of fluids. Rain, lightning, or high winds could cancel, watch for ride changes on the website and on Facebook.
Make sure you have a helmet, water bottles (with water), spare tubes (that fit your tire and stems that fit your rims, not going to say any names), and a pump or CO2.
Arrive early. Pre-ride announcements at 5:50pm. Wheels roll at 6:00pm.
Sunset for the month of August is between 8:45pm and 8:10pm. Head lights and blinkies are strongly recommended for added safety.