Notes: We will go fast, but if anyone gets dropped we do wait at 3 points along the route to re-group.
Speeds average, 16-19mph through the city and mid to high 20's once on Sheridan Road.
Helmets, lights and working brakes are a must!
GTE Barrington Ride
Distance: 65-75 miles
Time: 5 a.m.
Location: Roger Williams and St. John's Avenue, Highland Park
Notes: Organized by Marc Zionts (Alberto's). "Fast ride with good rollers. Plenty of hill and flat sprints along the course. Well organized and safe ride, come ready to ride hard and push the pace with a solid group of riders. Helmets and good judgment required."
Notes: "Cruising at 22+ mph, average pace of 18-20+ mph, with sprints up to 30+ mph."
Spin Doctor Saturday Ride
Distance: 50 miles
Time: 6 a.m.
Location: Bowes and Randall, Elgin, Menards parking lot
Notes: First 15 miles at about 18-19 mph, the last 35 miles at around 22-24 with the last 5 miles at around 27-28 (for the A group). The last 35 miles are at around 20 mph for the B group. Helmet required. No-drop for the first 15 miles. B group is generally no-drop. Ride safety strictly enforced.