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Date: Sunday, July 08, 2018 8:00 am - 8:00 am
Categories: e-mail Rides*
Ride Description:

HI EZ RIDERS,

SUNDAY, JULY 8 WILL BE A MUCH COOLER DAY! THE HEAT WAVE IS BROKEN FOR THE EZC. ON SUNDAY AT 8 AM, OUR START TIME, THE TEMP WILL BE 64 DEGREES WITH ONLY A 5% CHANCE OF RAIN.  AT 10-10:30, OUR FINISHING TIME, THERE WILL BE A 0% CHANCE OF RAIN.  JOIN US!

START LOCATION:  EAST HANOVER TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL BLDG. PARKING LOT, 8848 JONESTOWN ROAD, GRANTVILLE, 17028. DRIVE EAST FROM HARRISBURG APPROXIMATELY 10 MILES ON RT. 22,(ALLENTOWN BLVD), TURN LEFT ONTO NORTH CRAWFORD RD. ABOUT .6  MILE, TURN RIGHT AT STOP, MUNICIPAL BLDG. IS ON YOUR  LEFT, TURN LEFT ON MANADA GAP RD. TURN LEFT INTO PARKING LOT. 

DISTANCE: APPROX. 18-20 MILES

PACE: 9-11 MPH AV.

TERRAIN: FLAT AND ROLLING. A FEW NOT VERY SERIOUS HILLS.

 

WE WILL BE RIDING THE AREAS OF JONESTOWN RD. HOMESTEAD RD. PLEASANTVIEW RD. WEBSTER SCHOOL RD. ONO, HARPER TAVERN, BELLEGROVE ROAD, MUIR ARMY AIR FIELD, CLEMENT AVE, RT. 443, AND MANADA GAP RD.

RESTROOMS AT EAST HANOVER TOWNSHIP PARK, AND A COUPLE OF LOCATIONS ALONG ROUTE. WE WILL TAKE BREAKS, AND ITS A NOLB RIDE, (NO ONE LEFT BEHIND).

IF NECESSARY, I WILL SEND OUT AN EMAIL CANCELLATION BY 6 AM THE MORNING OF THE RIDE.

BILL ENGLE  717-497-7132

 

 

 

 



Start Location:
Ride Leader: (click to email) 'Bill Engle
Sunrise Time: 5:46 AM
Sunset Time: 8:39 PM

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Ride Classifications:

Pace for Rides:
A: 19+ mph
B+: 17-19
B: 15-17
C+: 13-15
C: 11-13
D+: 9-11
D: 8-10

 

Please note that these are average speeds. If you are new to club rides and aren't sure what pace you can maintain, be conservative with your first ride! Direct all questions, cancellations or updates to  the contact shown on the ride event, or Jeff Hoch at ridecaptain@harrisburgbicycleclub.org

 

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Show and Go Rides are NOT HBC Sanctioned.

 

 

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