The Micanopy away ride occurred on March 1, 2017. The ride was split into two sections. The ride included a wide range of cycling ability. Several times during the ride, large gaps developed between the first and second sections; well into the ride, a major split developed in the second section. Continue reading “Lessons from the Micanopy Away Ride.”
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by Dave Taylor, Bob Dodds, Mike Maguire 10.20.2016
This is the contents of the SLBC email to the leaders & sweeps sent on 10.20.2016
As our rides become larger and traffic on the roads thicker Let’s get back to basics Continue reading “Leader/Sweep Update 10.20.2016”
A good group ride requires a team effort from all members of the ride. The lack of a team effort can make a group ride a bad experience. On Saturday (9/24) the C+ ride group had its first experience with 3 rides sections under the trial period for the 8 riders per section trial period. During the ride, the structure of the ride fell apart. Our club rides require a team effort from all of the members of the ride.
If you missed the info on the Aug/Sep Tiral of New Ride Structure in the 8/7 SLBC Weekly Update email, you can read it now.
On the Saturday (7/30), I was the sweep for Sandy’s C+ ride. I again witnessed some rider behavior would be an good topic for one of our LCIs to present at a future club meeting. Saturday, we had two riders who could not keep up Continue reading “Using wrong gears”