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 new riders ready to ride the 35 mile distance of the NYC Pride Ride on Sunday June 12th.
This is a 4 part series starting Sunday May 8th with a 10 miles ride and finishing Sunday June 5th with a 32 mile ride.
Sunday May 8th - 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 15th - 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 22nd - Ride 3 - 25 miles. The cop shop via 9 W and back the same way. Focus on braking and shifting. This is a good ride for shifting.
Sunday June 5th - Ride 4 - 32 miles. The Market on 9W and back. Focus on Nutrition and Hydration.