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Wednesday
Sep062017

Polly Ann ride Sunday Sept.10, 10:00am.

Please join us for another great ride out on the Polly Ann!  Meeting at Evergreen's Coffee Shop in Oxford.  Some folks riding to Leonard others to Dryden. 

Hope to see you,

Anne...........  cycloanne@yahoo.com

Tuesday
Sep052017

Saturday B-Group Depot Road Ride

Please join us for our beloved Saturday morning ride:

Date: Saturday September 9th
Time: 8 am departure
Place: Depot Park, Clarkston, MI
Pace: 18-20 mph cruise
Distance: ~ 40-45 miles  Route determined by those present. 
This is a no-drop ride. But please be comfortable with riding in close quarters of a pace line. Follow all rules of the road and look out for each other.
Dan Gauthier

 

Monday
Sep042017

Saturday "A" Ride, Sept. 9th, 8:00 a.m.

Hi Gang!

Lets meet back down at Depot Park in Clarkston this Saturday at 8:00 a.m. This drop ride is approximately 50 miles with the route and pace determined by those present at the park. Please bring navigational assistance if you decide to fall back. Rules of the road and proper paceline etiquette are observed. Also, please check out your bike prior to avoid mechanical issues out on the road.

Hope to have a good rip! -Ken

 

Saturday
Sep022017

Iron Belle Trail Update

There is still time for Brandon Township residents and other interested parties to let their voices be heard in reference to the Iron Belle Trail connector in Brandon Township. You can contribute feedback to the Township, more information can be found at the Brandon Township main page website.

The latest survey data is currently running 51-49% against a trail proposal, which is a shift in the data from previous surveys which were much more in favor of a trail within the township.  The township board will be voting on the issue on October 5 in a public meeting. The Sub- Committee meetings are also open to public, next meeting is September 11 @ 2:30 pm.

You are encouraged weigh in, focusing on the positive benefits of the trail, such as freedom from vehicles on a designated trail, a safe place for kids to ride with their families in Ortonville, access to a continuous, integrate network of trails all the way to the UP, increased property values, etc.

Regardless of where you live, you can attend a meeting showing support for the trail. The grant money is for the trail only, if this doesn't go through, the money is gone, it does not get allocated to another Brandon Township expenditure. A connector will eventually be built, the only question is if it is located nearby and convenient, or not.

Friday
Sep012017

Polly Ann ride Sunday Sept.3, 10:00am.

Please join us for a great ride!  Starting at Evergreen's Coffee Shop in Oxford.  Some folks riding to Leonard, others heading to Dryden. 

Hope to see you,

Anne.........   cycloanne@yahoo.com

Wednesday
Aug302017

Saturday "B" Ride,September 2 @ 8 AM

Posting in Dan's absence:

Date: Saturday, September 2nd
Time: 8 am departure
Place: Depot Park,  Clarkston 

This is about 40-45 miles with no drops on a route determined by those present. Pace will be ~18-20 mph in close paceline formation. Please keep safety and respect for all rules of the road in mind.

Monday
Aug282017

A-ride from Wojo's, Saturday, Sept. 2nd, 8:00 a.m.

Hi Folks,

The ride this week is going to roll from Wojo's Nursery in Ortonville, Saturday at 8:00 a.m. Address is: 2570 Oakwood Rd., Ortonville, 48462. This ride is fun! Spin from Ortonville to Columbiaville & back, approximately 50ish miles. The pace is determined by those present. Please bring navigational assistance as this is a drop ride. Please observe proper paceline etiquette and rules of the road. Also, please check over your bike prior to avoid mechanical issues out on the ride. As always, looking forward to it!

See you there! -Ken

Wednesday
Aug232017

Saturday B-Group Depot Road Ride

Please join us for our beloved Saturday morning ride:

Date: Saturday August 26th
Time: 8 am departure
Place: Depot Park, Clarkston, MI
Pace: 18-20 mph cruise
Distance: ~ 40-45 miles  Route determined by those present. 
This is a no-drop ride. But please be comfortable with riding in close quarters of a pace line. Follow all rules of the road and look out for each other.
Dan Gauthier
Tuesday
Aug222017

Saturday "A" Ride, August 26th, 8:00 a.m.

Hi Folks!

Lets meet Saturday morning at Depot Park in Clarkston, 8:00 a.m. This ride is approximately 50 miles in length with the route and pace determined by those present at the park. Please check your bike over prior to the ride to avoid mechanical issues out on the road. This is a drop ride so bring navigational assistance if you decide to fall back. Rules of the road and proper paceline etiquette are observed.

Hope to have a good rip! -Ken

Wednesday
Aug162017

Polly Ann ride Sunday Aug.20, 10:00am.

Please join us at Evergreen's Coffee Shop at 10:00am. in Oxford. 

Next Sunday is the club summerfest out at Addison Oaks.  We will be hitting the mtb trail at 1:00pm.  Not into that there will be a gravel road ride out of Addison at 1:00 pm. also.  Don't forget to sign up by Aug.22.

Hope to see you,

Anne................  cycloanne@yahoo.com