TSR News 11/18 – 11/24

Greetings StormRiders!

** Horrible Hundred this weekend – good luck to all heading up there!

** Happy Thanksgiving Thursday – Pre-Turkey morning ride anyone? Blackpoint 7:00 AM

** Black Friday ride anyone? 11/24 – Drivers tend to be crazy that morning, beware!

** TSR Holiday Party – Friday 12/15 – 6:00 PM departure from Will Tartaks house (10455 SW 117 st). This is great opportunity to see what your fellow teammates look like with clothes on!  There will be a $15 charge to cover the catered food (BBQ!). Bring your favorite beverage for consumption and/or sharing. More details coming soon.

 


Saturday 11/18

** NASCAR races this weekend at Homestead Speedway – dangerous drivers on the road **

Advanced/Intermediate (A+, A, B+ | 20 – 22 mph)

7:00 AM departure from Pinecrest Library (SW 58 ave, 111 st)

Destination: Robert is Here via 216 st west ~60 miles

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Intermediate/Beginner (B+, B, C+ | 16 – 20 mph)

7:05 AM departure from Pinecrest Library (SW 58 ave, 111 st)

Destination: To be decided – usually CVS on 248 st and 112 ave

 

– Saturday weather forecast: 69°/82° – Wind <-ENE

 

Pace line etiquette and TSR info

 


Sunday 11/19

Intermediate/Advance

7:00 AM departure from Pinecrest Library (SW 58 ave, 111 st)

Destination: Key Biscayne with Virginia Key loop and a stop at the Oasis ~35 miles

 

– Sunday weather forecast: 66°/83° – Wind <-NW

 


 

Tuesday/ Thursday *

Intermediate & Advanced

7:00 AM departure from Black Point Marina
21 mph on the first lap around the speedway, 23-24 mph for the second lap, 25+ third lap.
** Since the racers have been pushing the pace up, we will form a “B” group when necessary and keep a steady pace ~(22 – 24).
Mileage: 24-36 miles depending on how many laps you do.
Regroup at the flashing lights before heading back to Blackpoint.

This ride is for road cyclists. Strict pace line rules must be followed.

* Tuesday is Patches day – wear your Patches racing kit if you have one.

 

Pace line etiquette and TSR info

 


Grand Tours on the horizon

 

2017

  • 11/18 – 11/19 – Horrible Hundred – Clermont – Event Info link
  • 12/1 – 12/3 – Escape to Key West ride – Registration link
  • 12/10 – EBC Holiday/Toy drive ride – Ponce Middle School – $20 toy or gift card
  • 12/10 – Velo Sport Gran Fondo – Ft. Laud – VeloSport-Gran-Fondo registration
  • 12/15 – TSR Holiday Party – 6:00 PM – Will Tartaks house (details to come)
  • 12/16 – Sticky Bum Ride – Larry/Penny Thompson Park – Details forthcoming
  • 12/17 – EBC Trail Ride – To benefit migrant children – Benito Juarez Park – Link

2018

 

* “Active” TSR members get a 10% discount at Cycle World. Contact captain@teamstormriders.com if your name is not on the TSR member list.

* TSR members get a 10% discount at Elite Cycling

~Ride Storm~

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