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Orchards and Back

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  • Ride Level: 
    A-ride
  • Speed: 
    20+
  • Spots: 
    13 of 16
  • Distance in Miles: 
    77

Orchards and Back

Saturday, September 10, 2022 08:00 AM

The Ride doc has all the details.
 
The ride begins at 8:00 AM Saturday, September 3 from Grant's Tomb, please arrive at least 5 minutes beforehand. We have a lovely route that heads up to Orchards and winds its way back to NYC. Fort Washington Public House will host the end of the ride celebration.
 
Route: 77 miles, 4,030 ft climbing
Download the Ride with GPS Route or print a cue sheet. There will several different speed groups so all riders can find the group that works best for them. Additional leaders will be added soon.
 
Riders should be confident, self-sufficient cyclists who are comfortable with the Safety Skills. While this is a drop ride if you ride off the front or back we will all work together to complete the ride and celebrate at the end. Please bring two water bottles, electrolytes, pocket food, inner tubes, a means of inflation, and a smile.
 


Before You Ride

  • Make sure your bike is in GOOD working order.
  • Pump up tires to the pressure specified on the sidewall.
  • Bring essentials: helmet, 2 spare tubes, pump, patch kit, 2 water bottles, pocket food, ID, and cash (credit optional).
  • Eat a good breakfast consisting of carbohydrates and proteins.

Bicycle helmets are required head attire for all NYCC Club rides.

Earphones are not allowed while riding. Aerobars are not allowed while riding.

If you signed up and find you cannot make the ride, please remove yourself and open the slot for others.

 

Ride Waiver Acknowledgement

By joining this ride you indicate your agreement with the Release and Waiver of Liability, Assumption of Risk and Indemnity Agreement.

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