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Wed August 16, 2017 - Ride yer Bike Tuesday on Wednesday (note: one pace) (ad-hoc ride) .
Level C+, 13.5 +/- +/- mph, 45 miles. Meet at Upper Dublin High School. The ride leaves at 9:15 am. Let's try again. Bring yer bike and sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Today we'll ride to Skippack Pizza via Schwenksville with a rest stop on the way out. Lots of country roads, great company and rolling to hilly terrain (no killer hills). Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is https://ridewithgps.com/routes/6506193
Leader: Howard Hochheiser, 215-913-3246             

Wed August 16, 2017 - Flourtown Multi-Level Group Rides.
Level C thru A-, 13-19 mph, 20-40 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Multi-level group rides every Wednesday 6pm April thru September. See weekly ride description for more details Cue sheets will not be available.
Leader: Thomas G. Madle, 215-233-2578             

Wed August 16, 2017 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Wednesday Evening Edition.
Level D/D+/C-, 9-11 mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Flourtown Shopping Center. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the stresses of the workday, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Pedal away the day's stresses at a relaxed pace. Non-competitive ride on quiet roads through pretty, residential neighborhoods. We'll be meeting in the same parking lot as the "Multi-Paced Rides" listed above. We'll meet in the rear of the parking lot, near the Giant Market. Please bring LIGHTS in case we return close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available. Please note: One Wednesday per month (usually the second Wednesday), Linda cannot lead this ride, due to the BCP Board meeting. Linda will try to arrange another leader for this ride on Board meeting nights. Cue sheets will not be available.
Leader: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862             

Wed August 16, 2017 - Phoenixville Dog Ride .
Level B-/C+, 13.5-14.5 mph, 24-36 miles. Meet at Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. These are beautiful rides on low-traffic roads. No one dropped, regroup as necessary, but please be prepared to ride the advertised pace on rolling to hilly terrain. Precipitation cancels.
Leader: Rick Christie, 610-787-1985             

Thu August 17, 2017 - Havertown Grill, Haretown, PA (ad-hoc ride) .
Level D, 10 mph, 30 miles. Meet at Cosmic Cafe, Lloyd Hall, #1 Boathouse Row, kelly Dr, East Fairmont Park. The ride leaves at 8:00 am. Nothing like going to a really community simple restaurant for a sumptuous breakfast. The Havertown Grill is such a place. We go out Karrakon Dr. Perfect place for a perfect ride. Return via the Manayunk Bridge Trail Cue sheets will not be available.
Leader: Tim Carey, 267-414-9037             

Thu August 17, 2017 - Thursday Night from North Penn High School.
Level C+/B-, 13-15 mph. Meet at north Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Thursday evening C+/B- ride from North Penn High School. We will meet at 6pm every Thursday evening through the end of September. The rides will begin the season at 13-14mph and increase to occasional 15-16mph rides as the season slowly progresses. The riding distance is determined by the amount of sunlight. Come on out and discover new roads and routes. We never repeat a route during a single season. Cue sheets will not be available.
Leader: Jay Sitkin, 267-664-0939             

Thu August 17, 2017 - Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition.
Level D/D+/C-, 9-12 mph, 15-28 miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the stresses of the workday, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Pedal away the stresses of the workday at a relaxed pace. We'll be meeting in the same parking lot as the "Multi-Level Conshohocken Rides". We'll start by riding on the Schuylkill River Trail, and/or, the Cross County Trail, which connects the Schuylkill with Plymouth Meeting . As riders get stronger, we can turn off the trails and explore some pretty roads in the area. Please bring lights in case we return close to dark. Cue sheets will not be available.
Leader: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862             

Thu August 17, 2017 - Thursday Night Hill Ride.
Level B-/C+ and B, 13.5 -14.5 mph, 25-35 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. A moderately hilly ride conquering 3 Main Line hills that regroups at the top of each climb. As the days lengthen, so does the ride and we should be nearing 30 miles by July. No riders doing the listed pace will be dropped. 50% chance of rain between 6:00 and 8:00 cancels the ride Cue sheets will not be available. This year we will have 2 different paced groups. Chris will lead a B pace ride at 14.5 - 15.5 mph and Joe will lead the traditional pace at 13.5 -14.5 mph. Cue sheets will not be available.
Leaders: Joe Lubeck, 610-291-3014  and Chris McEntee, (585) 355-3631            

Thu August 17, 2017 - Conshohocken Multi-Level Rides.
Level C+ and B, 13-14 and 14-16 mph, 20-30+ miles. Meet at Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot. The ride leaves at 6:00 pm. Meet at 5:45 for a prompt start. Note that there aren't any bathroom facilities. We offer 2 paces on a variety of routes on relatively lightly traveled roads. Most will have some hills. Distance will vary with the pace and available daylight. Please bring a rear light for use at dusk, and preferably a front light too. Will regroup as needed, but please be prepared to maintain the ride's advertised pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Check day of the ride for possible changes or cancellations (rain cancels), and if a certain pace is not available. Cue sheets will not be available.
Leaders: Howard Hochheiser, 215-913-3246  and Peter Velletri, 484-368-6102            

Thu August 17, 2017 - "C"vilized Thursday Night Hill Ride.
Level C, 10-13 mph, 25 miles. Meet at Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum. The ride leaves at 6:01 pm. A slower "C" level version of the Thursday night hill ride, we start just after the B-/C+ group and climb the hills of Gladwyne. Cue sheets will not be available.
Leader: Tom Witt, 215-665-5578