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 provided
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
Moderate to Strenuous depending on pace.
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 will 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 April so we be gaining daylight. Rain, snow, high winds, or cold temperatures 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 April is between 8:00pm and 8:27pm. Head lights and blinkies are strongly recommended.