Ride Classification: C Casual - – For the casual group cyclist who wants to socialize
but likes some distance. Generally flat to hilly terrain. Average
speed 11-13 mph, slow easy pace on hills, with distances 15 – 30
miles. Stops bout every 10 miles. No rider is dropped. Check the description of the specific ride for more precise pace.
Pace: 11-13 mph Terrain: Flat to Rolling Ride Description: Harrisburg Bicycle Club offers riding/dining options during the summer riding season. Each Friday a different leader will lead us on a ride from a different location in our riding area of central Pennsylvania. Rides start at 6:15 PM. These rides are short, 15 - 20 miles at a slow "C" pace 11-13 mph. no one gets dropped. After the ride we dine at an establishment reserved by the leader. Sometimes it is at the home of the leader. These are fun social rides. You should give it a try. Each week a notice reminder will be sent out via email describing the upcoming Friday ride.
You MUST sign up on the HBC website to receive these email notices. To sign up:
Log on to the HBC web site.
At top of page click "My Account"
Click "Update My Information or Password" in the drop down.
Click "Email Lists".
Scroll down to "Friday Night Social (Email Ride)"
Check the box on the right.
Go to bottom of page and click "Update" You are done. Watch for weekly notices describing the upcoming ride. Come ride with us.
Beth Major, Coordinator
Friday Night Rides
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Helmets are required on HBC rides. A trained Ride leader is obligated to collect waiver signatures prior to the ride to be an HBC Sanctioned Ride.