TSR News 1/28 – 2/3

Greetings StormRiders!

** Less than 2 months until the MS 150 Key to Largo (3/4 – 3/5)!! C’mon TSR get registered now, it’s more fun than should be allowed! List of available hotels at the bottom of the page. Tally-Ho!

* Miami Marathon Sunday 1/29 – No cycling on Key Biscayne, Coconut Grove, Beach – see new route below


Saturday 1/28

Intermediate/Advanced

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

64 mile route south to Homestead with 2 stops:  Stop 1: Walgreens 328 st, 162 ave. (mile 26), west to Roberts (no stop), then north route back – Stop 2: Valero gas station 216 st, 112 ave. (mile 52)

Shorter option to Homestead Bayfront Park (left at flashing lights) and back ~47 miles

With the MS to Key Largo just around the corner, we will be extending mileage on the Saturday rides – weather permitting.

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Beginner/ Intermediate

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

Destination: CVS at 112 ave, Coconut Palm Drive (248 st) ~28 miles. We will split into two groups, one at about 12- 16 mph and the other between 16-19 mph give or take.

 

– Saturday weather forecast: 57°/72° – Wind <-N

Pace line etiquette and TSR info

 


Sunday 1/29

** Marathon at Key Biscayne, Coconut Grove, Miami Beach – NO CYCLING THERE

Intermediate & Advanced

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

Destination: Cauley Square via 216 st, 157 ave ~ 37 miles.

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Beginner/ Intermediate

7:15 AM departure from Deering Estate (behind Starbucks – 168 st, Old Cutler Rd)

Destination: Flashing lights or beyond (30 – 40 miles). The plan is working on pace lines and riding as a group. Speed will be 15 – 17 mph.

 

– Sunday weather forecast: 55°/65° – Wind <-N

 


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 at the start 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

  • 2/11 – Dolphins Cancer Challenge – Registration link
  • 2/26 – Tour de Broward – Tour de Broward info
  • 3/4 – 3/5 – MS 150 – Key Largo – Team StormRiders is already registered, don’t forget to look for the team when you register for the ride. Plan now and let’s make this the biggest TSR event in a long time. Lodging options below.
  • 3/26 – EBC Snowbird Century – Homestead
  • 3/26 – Pedal for PAL – Police Athletic League – Palm Beach
  • 4/23 – Pedal for PAL – Police Athletic League – West Palm Beach
  • 7/4 – Annual TSR 4th of July Ride

 

* “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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Key Largo lodging options:

Largo hotels

 


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