Saturday 9am Espresso Road Ride
The Espresso Ride Typical Route is here: RideWithGPS
If weather conditions are not appropriate for a road ride, we’ll switch the route to be many fewer roads and mixed terrain. Watch Twitter for late-breaking news about this ride.
Safety is our top priority on our rides. Please read our riding rules, below. We will be talking with anyone who chooses to ignore these rules and not follow the rules of the road.
Bring in your GPS and we’ll load the route for you. We have a Garmin Touring, 510, 810, and 1000 which you may borrow for the ride. Email us in advance if you want to borrow one for the ride or demo it at any time.
The Saturday Espresso ride starts promptly at 9am. Come 15 to 20 minutes before departure time so you can make any last minute adjustments, grab fresh water, a Cafe drink, or use the facilities. We don’t want to leave without you!
|Ride||The Espresso Ride|
|Type of ride||Road ride|
|Day of the week||Saturday mornings all year round|
|Departing from||Ride Studio Cafe|
|Departing time||9:00 am - Sharp|
|Estimated time in the saddle||About 2.5 hours for a typical 35 mile ride, more for longer rides.|
|Distance||Approximately 37 miles typically.|
|Average speed||There are 2 groups of various speeds. First group to roll out is 17.5mph average. Second group to roll out is 16.5mph average.|
|Difficulty rating||This ride is for people who are comfortable and proficient riding properly equipped road bikes and who are interested in riding with a group at a pace of at least 16.5mph average.|
|Rain information||We won't be riding in dangerous weather, but typically ride otherwise. We Tweet if the ride is canceled; feel free to call for the latest, too. Here is the weather of the moment.|
|Coordinator||Ride Studio Cafe firstname.lastname@example.org|
All riders are required to read and are expected to abide by These Rules.
Waiver: RSC requires a signed waiver before your first ride. Please fill it out online prior to your first ride.
What to bring: