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Cross Pointe Ride - 55-65 miles - mid-B pace (16.5-17 mph)

When:
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 8:30 AM until 1:00 PM
Where:
Cross Pointe Center (behind LaRosa's)
291 E. Alex-Bell Rd.
Centerville, OH  45459
Contact(s):
Jeffrey Pearce
(937) 272-6005 (p)
Category:
Club Ride
Registration is recommended
No Fee

Route

"Standard" route

https://ridewithgps.com/routes/30843969

- 56 miles, 2150 feet of climbing


Weather

Temperature – The temperature at the start should be in the low-70’s, climbing to the low/mid-80’s by the end of the ride.

Winds – Winds are forecast to be from the SW at 5-10 mph.

Precipitation – There is a small chance of rain in the morning. If it’s really wet, the ride will be cancelled. If the roads are just a little damp, the ride will likely be a “go”.

Rest Stops

Corwin – Rest area by the bike path at the 24 mile point.

Bellbrook – Gas station at about the 48 mile point. This stop will be later in the ride if the route is extended.

Anticipated Pace

- Expect a mid-B pace with an average speed of 16.5-17 mph, though recent rides have been closer to 17 mph.

Safety Notes

- Your tri-bike or bike with aerobars is welcome; however, use of aerobars in the group is not welcome and is a violation of Dayton Cycling Club policy.

- Your bike must have brakesIf you have a fixie with no brakes, you shouldn't bring that bike out on a group ride.

- DCC Policy forbids riding with headphones.

Arrive 15 minutes early and be ready to leave promptly at 8:30 am.