Upcoming Rides

Mar30
Thu

   B* 5:15pm    30 miles   Henry Gozdz  201-892-4069
   Weather Window - I'll take It:   Take advantage of predicted rideable weather. We will go up and down at least one of the Harriman climbs. Since riding weather has been limited lately, I'd like to get the max out of this opportunity and ride till at least 7:15PM, so be prepared for 30 or more miles. Please have rear light and bring a small front light if you have one. As per club protocol, we will ROLL at 5:30PM Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Hilly 56-75

   B* 5:30pm    30 miles   Michael Gisler  201-960-6108
   Paceline Practice:   *Note meeting place change* meet in 2nd parking lot at back of park. Ride will focus on working together in a paceline. Route is a 5.4 mile loop through Rivervale / Harrington Park. Meet at 5:30 roll out 5:45 sharp this should give us a solid 1.5 hrs before dark. Make sure to have lights on your bike as we will be riding at dusk. Route can be downloaded here: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/19833719 After an easy warm up lap we will increase the pace. Goal is to work together not dropping people, working in groups of 5-8 riders. Recommend B* and above riders. Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Flat 0-25

   B 10:00am    50 miles   Lou Wassong  201-920-6716
   Congers & Rockland Lakes Loop:   Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55. We will head out passing by a few reservoirs on our way to Congers Lake. Short stop for some photos then a rest stop at Rockland Lake. We will then head to path along Hudson River for a scenic ride. We will stop at the Spoon for lunch break. Flat ride back to cars. Park cars along Bogert Rd & meet near intersection of Reservoir Ave

   B 10:00am    35-40 miles   Ralph Pantuso  201-252-2019
   Thursday Morning Social: 2017:   Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Rolling 26-45 PLEASE NOTE: Ride will not go if the forecasted high temperature for the day is below 40 degrees. The Thursday Morning Social has made riding GREAT again so please come and be part of these fabulous and very social rides for the 2017 season. As always the ride will be a fun filled, leisurely paced B ride. Route to be determined day of the ride. Lunch stop but no cue sheets. Newcomers welcome. Please note: the ride leader promises that as long as a true "B" pace (13.0 to 14.9 mph) can be kept by a rider then NO ONE will be dropped. Remember that the TMS (Thursday Morning Social) ride is the longest running weekday morning ride in the BTCNJ.

   C* 4:45pm    14 miles   Shari Summers  973-714-2778
   Taking it Easy!:   Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Flat 0-25. Both ride leaders are battling physical ailments so taking it easy for their their first ride of 2017. True C* pace.

   C* 9:45am    39 miles   Joan Brickman  973-728-5986
   Here we go Again :   Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Flat 0-25. Join us for a good early season ride. We will follow the BTCNJ guidelines for a flat ride. Leaving promptly at 10 am. Rest stop at the 22 mile point. Questions? Please call Joanie's cell: 862-377-1626.

Mar31
Fri

   C* 9:30am    25 miles   Helene Blaustein  862-251-3152
   a happy clinton day!:   Lets see if this is a good riding day. We will ride and assess how the weather changes have progressed and how spring is taking off! There may be a "Utopian" coffee stop. Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Rolling 26-45

Apr01
Sat

   B* 10:00am    60 miles   Rob Singer  973-662-0476
   Foolin Around:   With the warmer weather almost back so is our rides to the Swiss Chalet in Morristown. Join along! View and or add route to your Garmin device: * https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17989791 * Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly

   B 9:30am    45-50 miles   Robert DeMair  201-248-9503
   Okobob 2017-3 Let's head north:   It seems like a lot of B rides head southwest from Oakland. I'd like to go in a different direction to add variety. You can expect to encounter more hills on this route however we will regroup after any climbs which spread the group out. This will be a true "B" pace ride and I promise not to drop anyone. Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55

   C* 10:30am    40 miles   Carver Washburn  973-694-3336
   South to Chatham:   Deli stop. No go ice, snow, rain, wet roads or high winds. On of day of ride, call my cell phone (973) 981-4039. GPS Route: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/12280444. : Ride will not go ice, snow, rain, wet roads or high winds. Terrain: Rolling 26-45

   C* 9:30am    35 miles   Ray Garzon  201-941-2849
   Island Hopping:   This ride goes to Manhattan Island, Randall Island, and Roosevelt Island. We return via the green "island" of Central Park.

Apr02
Sun

   B* 10:00am    50-55 miles   Nate Morgenstern  201-655-3440
   Do It In Denville :   No Fooling, Spring has arrived. Yesterday's showers will bring next month's flowers. Meanwhile the last clumps of snow quickly melting. We'll stop in sunny Denville. Regrouping at turns and over hills Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55

   B* 9:15am    41 miles   Bob Zitelli  201-390-8537
   Nyack Express:   The weather is getting warmer... forecast is 60 on Sunday. This is the usual ride to the Runcible Spoon and the usual pace. Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Rolling 26-45

   B 9:00am    40-50 miles   Rob Singer  973-662-0476
   BACKYARD SUNDAY YOUR WAY:   You pick the direction, distance and speed, I'll provide the route! Speed on flat/rolling/hilly terrain can reach B* level at times. Terrain: Moderately hilly to rolling.

   B 9:30am    46 miles   Ralph Pantuso  201-252-2019
   Over the hill to Denville:   Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55 Last week's was a relatively flat route so this week it's time for a few hills. We will be going to Denville via Brook Valley Road and Fayson Lakes. Deli stop in Denville. https://ridewithgps.com/routes/17338321

   C* 9:00am    25 ++ miles   Helene Blaustein  862-251-3152
   the day after april fool!:   No Pranksters Please! join me on the rural roads of West Milford with Clinton reservoir views. Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55Terrain: Rolling 26-45

Apr04
Tue

   A 5:45pm    25 miles   Chet White  201-788-5562
   Tuesday Evening Training Ride:   Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Grove St to Van Dies head north to Christmas. Regroup for the ride south. Terrain: Rolling 26-45

   B 5:15pm    25-35 miles   Teresita Antonsson  201-314-4060
   Fleeting Affair "South":    The season is here! Take the blanket off your bike, if you haven't yet and let's have fun together. Ride leaders will help you learn group riding skills as well as safety while enjoying the lovely surroundings this Spring as we venture into varied routes through May. Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55

   C* 9:30am    33 miles   Helene Blaustein  862-251-3152
   A truly flat ride.:   Recommend that you ride your hybrid, The trail is not paved and may be muddy.. to Caliphon and beyond.. maybe a coffee/ pizza break at the end Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Flat 0-25

Apr05
Wed

   B 5:00pm    30-35 miles   Paul Kellner  201-446-0881
   9w Market Loop:   Ride starts 5 Sharp. Sign up or text me if you're coming, may roll earlier otherwise. Alpine is closed so we'll improvise. Ride up 9w to Piermont back on 9W. May detour off at clinton for churchill repeats . As we get more light may ride to bradley tweed. We will regroup at the top of major climbs. No cue sheet. Lights mandatory as we're returning in the dark.: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Hilly 56-75

   C* 10:00am    33-38+/- miles   Peter Bellin  845-357-8941
   Airmont/Airmount Cool:   Challenging terrain with typically 1200 to 2000ft of climbing. Ride is for solid C* riders. Rest stop/possible deli stop. No cue. We us the no-drop drop system. Signed up riders will receive notice of changes and cancellation. Note: Ride will not go in rain or wet roads. Terrain: Moderately hilly 46-55