Intro to Road Biking Series
Speed Freak: 19 mph and above
Steady Eddy: 13 mph — 18 mph
Easy Rider: 12 mph and below
This series is designed to get those new to road cycling ready to ride longer distances.
This is a 3-ride series starting Sunday May 7th with a 10 mile ride and finishing Sunday May 21st with a 25 mile ride.
Sunday May 7th - Ride 1 - 10 miles. From 125th to northern point of Inwood park. Focus on how to read a cue sheet, ride etiquette and how to ride in a group.
Sunday May 14th - Ride 2 - 17 miles. Up the West Side Bike Path and over the George Washington Bridge. Focus on how to change a tire and riding alongside traffic safely.
Sunday May 21st - Ride 3 - 25 miles. This ride is to the ranger station in the Palisdades Park Alpine, NJ via 9 W and back the same way. Focus on braking and shifting. This is a good ride for shifting.