Join us for beautiful road ride out around Pine Flat Lake! We'll leave from Centerville Elementary School, and ride up the always fun Wildcat and down Maxon to Trimmer around the lake.
*Maxon is a steep descent with sharp turns, so use extra caution.
-B/C pace (13-15/16-19) *on the flats
-Meets at 6:00am. All riders must sign an annual waiver (at sunnysidebicycles.com
) and check in before the ride. Please arrive early enough to gear up, check in, and be ready for the pre-ride talk at 6:10 — we roll at 6:15!
Location: Centerville Elementary School (off Highway 180/Smith in Centerville just before the fruit stand)
***ALL RIDERS MUST SIGN THE ANNUAL 2018 WAIVER PRIOR TO THE RIDE. Save time and sign online: https://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.
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; group may split up but will regroup often or have a sweeper.
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.