Date(s) - 14 Aug 2012
9:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Higher Gear - Wilmette
Category(ies): Women Cycling
Meet at Higher Gear’s Wilmette location Tuesday mornings and join us for an approximately 1.5 hour group ride. We depart promptly at 9:30am. Our route takes us north and brings us back to Higher Gear – Wilmette 11:00-11:30am.
We divide into groups based on pace. There is no charge for the ride and it’s open to everyone.
Please let us know if you are coming by signing up below based on your pace.
Higher Gear is providing the meeting point for this group ride. We are assuming that you are on a road bike and that you are a competent cyclist, aware of the risks of group riding.
Our ride departs at 9:30am. To ride with us, please arrive by 9:15am and be ready to ride.
- Wear cycling appropriate attire including bike shorts. Helmets are required! Layers are recommended.
- Make sure your bike has been tuned up, your wheels have been trued and your brakes and gears are in working order. Top off the air in your tires the morning of the ride before you arrive. The shop is not open before we leave.
- Your bike should be fitted with a flat kit that includes tire levers, a tube and a CO2 cartridge or pump. (Never changed a flat? No worries!)
- Have enough water for the ride. Wear your RoadID (or your ID) and carry your phone with your ICE (In Case of Emergency) contact preset.