TSR News 8/31 – 9/6

Greetings StormRiders!

** Be advised some rides may be cancelled due to weather associated with Hurricane Dorian. Monitor the TSR Facebook page for updates.

** 107th ave is still closed at 248 st. due to construction, but pavement is being installed.  We will detour to 112 ave, go south then left on 268 st and back onto 107 ave.

Escape to the Keys – 12/6 – 12/8 – See details below


Saturday 8/31

Intermediate/Advanced

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

Destination: Walgreens (sw 167 ave, 328 st) ~46 miles/ 56 miles with 344 st loop.

– Saturday weather forecast: 79°/89° – Windy <- E

Pace line etiquette and TSR info


Sunday 9/1

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

Intermediate/Advanced

Destination: Key Biscayne – with stop at the Oasis and loop through Virginia Key ~ 35 miles. This is a faster pace ride ~21 – 24 mph. 

* * B Group option – We will depart the same time but try to keep a 20-22 mph pace (depending on wind). Pace subject to change depending on riders and/or conditions. No riders left behind.

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Los Viejos Ride (slower pace)

7:30 AM departure from Coral Reef Park parking lot (sw 152 st, 78 ave)

Destination: Flashing lights at 328 st ~32 miles. Easy pace will be 17 – 19 mph.  ** 107 ave @ 248 st closed for construction

– Sunday weather forecast: 77°/88° – Windy <-WSW


Tuesday/ Thursday

Intermediate & Advanced

7:00 AM departure from Black Point Marina
2 groups:

  • A group: 23 – 30 mph, 3 loops
  •  B group: more steady pace 21 – 24 mph, 2 or 3 loops

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 and local events

2019

  • 8/31 – 9/2 – Tour of Sebring – Information
  • 10/6 – Tour de Reef – Islamorada – Registration info
  • 10/3 – 10/6 – Mount Dora Bicycle Festival
  • 10/20 – Gravelers 2019 Gravel Grinder – Blackpoint
  • 10/26 – EBC Tour de Force South – Registration
  • 11/16 – 11/17 – Horrible Hundred – Clermont
  • 11/17 – Velo Sport So. FL CycleFest – Broward
  • 12/6 – 12/8 – Escape to the Keys Festival –  Registration Link
  • 12/7 – Achilles Freedom Coast Ride – Palm Beach – Reg link

2020

  • 1/19 – Velo Sport Giro Bella womens ride – Broward – Registration

* TSR members get a 10% discount at Elite Cycling

~Ride Storm~

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