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BCP offers recurring weekly rides. Below is a general description of the recurring weekly rides, with pace, mileage, starting time, location, and organizer. The weekly rides are also listed by date in the Daily Ride Calendar which you should check for specific ride leaders and any additional information on the ride. Information about starting locations is available on our Ride Guide page which is found under the rides menu item.

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Sundays

Kayuh Pedalers Summer Rides
This weekly ride is scheduled on Sundays starting on June 11, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 3, 2017. The ride will depart from Kayuh Bicycle and Cafe, 19th & W Girard Ave at 9:00 am. Ride Level: D, Speed: 10-20 mph, Distance: 20-25 miles. Kayuh Pedalers' Rides will continue through the Summer. The ride distance & destination will be decided on day of the ride & will be determined on the temperature & riders that show up Any changes to start time or destination update will be listed. BCP rules apply, that includes Helmet & water. No helmet, No ride! Organizer: Thomas Haney, 267-259-5231      

Sunny Sunday Afternoon D Ride Ride and Instructional Ride
This weekly ride is scheduled on Sundays and it is scheduled throughout the year. The ride will depart from the formal entrance to the Azalea Garden at 12:00 pm. Ride Level: D. Casual introductory level ride, suited for improving group riding skills and fitness. Safety instruction provided. If noted as instructional in the listing for a specific date, the ride will also cover riding basics such as shifting, clipless pedals etc. Distance and speed will be dictated by the abilities of the group. D rides are generally 10-20 miles at a pace of 8-12 mi/hr, and the ride will regroup as necessary. Adverse weather generally cancels the ride. Helmet, bicycle in operating condition and water is required. Snacks are strongly advised. Please check the ride calendar on the website for specific details and ride leader contact information for any questions. Organizer: George L. Yarnell, 610-626-3338      

Sunny Sunday C Spin-Off
This weekly ride is scheduled on Sundays starting on January 1, 1987 and it is scheduled throughout the year. The ride will depart from Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum at 12:15 pm. Ride Level: C. A true C ride, which cheerfully waits to regroup. Usually 25-35 miles with a lunch or snack stop. Meet at the Italian Fountain, near the parking garage sign. Organizer: Tom Witt, 215-665-5578      

Mondays

Monday "COS" Multi-Level Group Rides in Wayne, PA ( No Rides on Holidays that Fall on a Monday)
This weekly ride is scheduled on Mondays starting on April 3, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 25, 2017. The ride will depart from Church of the Saviour, Wayne, PA at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: D thru A, Speed: 10-20 mph, Distance: 10-40 miles. Come ride with the largest evening cycling group in the Delaware Valley ( over 100 riders). We have 8 different ride groups ranging from our slowest paced "Hybrid Bike" group ( rides at 8-10 mph pace for 15 miles ) up to our "A" group ( 18-20 mph up to 30-40 miles). All rides start 6pm sharp and finish at sunset ( the Hybrid group finishes at 7:30). We also have post-ride socials at the Great American Pub in Wayne as well as two "tailgate" nights in the COS lot where BCP and SCU provide free pizza and soda to all riders.We also provide Q sheets and experienced ride leaders and sweep riders so no one gets lost! We do not ride on holidays that fall on a Monday ( Memorial Day, Labor Day, etc.). Rain cancels the ride but join the group Elist for last minute updates when weather is questionable. Cue sheets will be available. Organizers: Thomas G. Madle, 215-233-2578, John W. Moser, 610-630-8078, Michael Lefkowitz, 610-687-2923 and Michael Fuller, 484-682-4562      

Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Monday Evening Edition
This weekly ride is scheduled on Mondays starting on May 8, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 18, 2017. The ride will depart from Upper Dublin High School at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: D/D+/C-, Speed: 8-12 mph, Distance: 15-28 miles. Scheduled for most Monday evenings throughout the summer. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. Pedal away the stresses of the work day, at a relaxed pace.n We'll cycle on peaceful roads in Eastern Montgomery County. We'll be meeting in the small parking lot next to the ball field, and across the street from the high school. Please bring lights in case we are delayed on our return. Occasionally, this Monday night ride from UDHS may be cancelled, if there is a special Tailgate event at the COS ride in Wayne on the same date. Cue sheets will not be available. Organizer: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862      

Tuesdays

Ride Yer Bike Tuesday
This weekly ride is scheduled on Tuesdays starting on June 6, 2017 and is scheduled to end on August 29, 2017. The ride will depart from Upper Dublin High School at 9:15 am. Ride Level: C+ and B/B+, Speed: 13.5 +/- and 16.5 +/- mph, Distance: 35-50 miles. Bring yer bike and sense of adventure. Some days we'll ride familiar favorite routes, other days we'll scope out new routes. Will regroup as needed, but must be able to maintain the posted pace. Must also be willing to ride safely and obey traffic laws. Often will have a sit-down lunch stop. Check back a few days prior to the ride for an updated listing with ride details: destination, distance, terrain and whether both paces are offered. Check day of the ride if weather is iffy (rain cancels). Cue sheets will not be available. Cue sheets will not be available. Organizers: Howard Hochheiser, 215-913-3246 and Daniel Operacz, 267-265-9358      

Tuesday Night from North Penn High School
This weekly ride is scheduled on Tuesdays starting on March 21, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 26, 2017. The ride will depart from North Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. Tuesday evening C+/B- ride from North Penn High School. We will meet at 6pm every Tuesday 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. Organizer: Jay Sitkin, 267-664-0939      

Bulldog Ride
This weekly ride is scheduled on Tuesdays starting on March 21, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 5, 2017. The ride will depart from Bulldog Statue, 25th St. and Pennsylvania Ave. at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: B/B-, Speed: 15 mph, Distance: 30-37 miles. Ride north towards Ambler riding through Schuylkill Park to Stenton Rd. How far out we go depends on daylight available. No cue sheet. No rest stops. Will regroup to let the ride leader catch up. Cue sheets will not be available. Organizers: Bruce Taubman, 856-392-9677 and Chris McEntee, (585) 355-3631      

Delightful, Delicious D (& D+/C-) Ride, Tuesday Evening Edition
This weekly ride is scheduled on Tuesdays starting on May 9, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 19, 2017. The ride will depart from Glenside Public Library parking lot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: D/D+/C-, Speed: 8-11 mph, Distance: 12-25 miles. Gently paced, post-work evening ride to pedal away the day's stresses, suited for novice riders, newcomers to the area, and/or anyone seeking a low-intensity recovery ride. We'll be meeting in the parking lot adjacent to the library. Enjoy a friendly, non-competitive ride on quiet roads through pretty residential neighborhoods. Occasionally, we'll ride on park trails. Please bring LIGHTS in case we are delayed on our return. This ride is scheduled for 3/4 Tuesdays each month, however, one Tuesday a month (usually, the LAST Tuesday each month), there is no Delightful, Delicious D ride - this leader leads the "Ride to the Monthly Newsletter Mailing Party" instead, from Glenside Library to Center City. Cue sheets will not be available. Organizer: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862      

Wednesdays

Flourtown Multi-Level Group Rides
This weekly ride is scheduled on Wednesdays starting on April 5, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 27, 2017. The ride will depart from Flourtown Shopping Center at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C thru A-, Speed: 13-19 mph, Distance: 20-40 miles. Meet every Wednesday 5:45pm, April thru September for multi-level group rides which start at 6pm sharp. We meet in the Flourtown Shopping Center far rear parking lot which is where the Giant Food Market is at. Ride levels C+ ( 13-14 mph), B Minus (14-15mph), B/B+ (16-17mph) and A Minus (17-19mph). Rides generally start 6pm sharp but look at the daily individual ride description for possible changes. Cue sheets will not be available. Organizer: Thomas G. Madle, 215-233-2578      

Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Wednesday Evening Edition
This weekly ride is scheduled on Wednesdays starting on May 10, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 20, 2017. The ride will depart from Flourtown Shopping Center at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: D/D+/C-, Speed: 9-11 mph, Distance: 15-28 miles. 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. Organizer: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862      

Phoenixville Dog Ride
This weekly ride is scheduled on Wednesdays starting on May 3, 2017 and it is scheduled throughout the year. The ride will depart from Reynolds Dog Park, Longford Rd, Oaks, PA at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: B-/C+, Speed: 13.5-14.5 mph, Distance: 24-36 miles. The daylight only version of the Phoenixville dog ride returns ! At the present time, there is only one pace available for this ride. 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. On the last Wednesday of each month, a longer day/night ride is offered. For these longer rides, a strong headlight and taillight are required. The rides will begin in daylight, but continue for another 2 hours after sunset. In May and July, we will be riding 50 miles. In June, we will be riding a metric century. Organizer: Rick Christie, 610-787-1985      

Thursdays

Thursday Night from North Penn High School
This weekly ride is scheduled on Thursdays starting on March 23, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 28, 2017. The ride will depart from north Penn High School - meet behind the school near the bus depot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+/B-, Speed: 13-15 mph. 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. Organizer: Jay Sitkin, 267-664-0939      

Thursday Night Hill Ride
This weekly ride is scheduled on Thursdays starting on April 6, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 14, 2017. The ride will depart from Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: B-/C+ and B, Speed: 13.5 -14.5 mph, Distance: 25-35 miles. 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. This year we will have 2 ride leaders, a faster group led by Chris and and the traditional paced group led by Joe. Headlights and taillights strongly recommended. Cue sheets will not be available. Organizers: Joe Lubeck, 610-291-3014 and Chris McEntee, (585) 355-3631      

Delightful, Delicious "D" (and D+/C-) Ride, Thursday evening Edition
This weekly ride is scheduled on Thursdays starting on May 11, 2017 and is scheduled to end on September 21, 2017. The ride will depart from Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: D/D+/C-, Speed: 9-12 mph, Distance: 15-28 miles. 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. Organizer: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862      

Conshohocken Multi-Level Rides
This weekly ride is scheduled on Thursdays starting on August 17, 2017 and is scheduled to end on August 31, 2017. The ride will depart from Jacobs Engineering Parking Lot at 6:00 pm. Ride Level: C+ and B, Speed: 13-14 and 14-16 mph, Distance: 20-30+ miles. 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. Organizers: Howard Hochheiser, 215-913-3246 and Peter Velletri, 484-368-6102      

Fridays

Friday Frolic w/Linda. This is the generic description. Specific details will be posted on daily calendar for each Friday.
This weekly ride is scheduled on Fridays starting on December 7, 2012 and is scheduled to end on December 31, 2018. The ride will depart from Various starting points -- please check the daily at 9:30 am. Ride Level: B-/C+, Speed: 13-15 mph, Distance: 45-50, +/- miles. Enjoy scenic adventures by bike on most Fridays, throughout the year. We'll explore pretty, peaceful roads in suburban counties -- Montgomery, Bucks, Chester, etc. Starting points will vary, so that we can cycle through different regions. Depending on the destination, starting point may be in Conshohocken, Flourtown, Jenkintown, Wayne, Valley Forge, etc. Please check the daily calendar for details of each Friday's route -- terrain, mileage, rest stops, etc. Cue sheets and on-line route map will be provided for each ride. Scheduled for virtually every Friday throughout the year, with a few exceptions here & there. If weather conditions are not conducive to cycling, this ride may be replaced by a hike/walk (on foot). As long as we are enjoying outdoor physical exercise, and Mother Nature, in the company of friends, we'll have a memorable outing. Cue sheets will be available. Organizer: Linda McGrane, 267-251-7862      

Saturdays

Main Line Cycles Brisk Ride
This weekly ride is scheduled on Saturdays starting on October 27, 2012 and it is scheduled throughout the year. The ride will depart from Main Line Cycles front of shop 919 Montgomery Ave at 8:05 am. Ride Level: A-, Speed: 16-17 mph, Distance: 40-55 miles. Great roads with low traffic. We have a few routes that bring us out around or through Ridley Creek State Park. Average speed will be 16-17 mph, but note that these routes include over 4000' of climbing. Bring a snack for a brief mid-ride break. Consider the on-line routes approximate. Leave by 8:05 AM. Rain cancels. Cue sheets will not be available. The on-line route map is http://ridewithgps.com/routes/1940076 Organizers: Jeff Diacik, 215-783-8537, Derek Barnes, 610-246-3917 and Shahar Shiff, 215-776-3963      

Toss of the dice
This weekly ride is scheduled on Saturdays starting on June 11, 2016 and is scheduled to end on December 31, 2017. The ride will depart from Italian Fountain behind the Art Museum at 9:15 am. Ride Level: C+, Speed: 13-14.5 mph, Distance: 45-60 miles. Friendly C+ ride with, but not limited to, the following destinations: 1. Ambler 2. Whole Foods North Wales 3. Wegman's King of Prussia 4. Whole Foods Devon 5. Ridley Creek State Park area. BE SURE TO CHECK THE DAILY RIDE CALENDAR FOR RIDE LEADER AND DESTINATION INFORMATION. Bring money for lunch. YOU MUST CARRY A SPARE TUBE. Nobody is dropped. Ride may be cancelled up to 1 hour prior to departure time. Indication that cue sheets and/or GPS navigational information will be available no later than 24 hours prior to departure Organizer: Joseph M. Pless, 610-937-9010      



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