Join us Wednesday evenings after the time change as we get some miles in after work! 20 miles to start, and we will probably add miles/change routes as the days get longer. Ride will be a Fresno Cycling Club B-pace ride and will have regroup as needed.
-B pace (13-15)
**We will be returning at dusk so fully charged front and rear lights are mandatory, please!
Meet at Sunnyside Bicycles at 5:00 pm to sign in, gear up and be ready to roll promptly at 5:15! **All riders must sign the annual 2018 waiver! Save time and sign the waiver online so all you have to do is check in before the ride! smartwaiver.com/w/5a3c4a03baf1b/web/
Please read group rules, as this ride is hosted at no cost, but with mandatory requirements. :)
Group Ride Rules
*Helmets are mandatory on all our rides. (If you’re inviting someone on the ride, please make sure they bring a helmet, too!)
*No earphones allowed. We need to be able to communicate with each other in a group situation! Thanks for understanding!
*Riders should always carry a Flat Repair Kit with them: spare tube, inflator or pump, lever
*Carry some form of ID in case of emergency.
*Bring water and food sufficient for the ride distance and pace.
*Please make sure your bike is in proper working order before you arrive! Ride leaders aren’t expected to be bike mechanics. :)
*Calling “Clear!” is prohibited. All riders are responsible for verifying that it’s clear.
*Stop at all stop signs. Do not overlap wheels. Communicate hazards to other riders.
*Each riders assumes his or her own risks on all rides.
*Those who ride ahead of the group are on their own ride.
*Always notify the ride leader when leaving the ride.
Location: Sunnyside Bicycles Fresno (6105 E. Kings Canyon Rd. off Kings Canyon/Fowler next to GB3)
What does the A-B-C-D mean?
A: Typically 10-12 mph. Social, beginner-friendly pace. No drop; nobody gets left behind.
B: Typically 13-15 mph. Fitness, steady pace. Regroups often; nobody gets left behind.
C: Typically 16-18 mph. Fast, fit pace. Regroups only occasionally. Riders should be self-sufficient.
D: Typically 18-20+ mph. Strong, fast pace. Experienced in pacelines, no obligation to wait.