Louisville Bicycle Club


August 1997 Touring Rides

Ride ratings:
    #1 Primarily flat
    #2 Mostly flat with some hills, perhaps 1/3 of total distance is hills
    #3 Rolling hills
    #4 Rolling with occasional steep hills
New Riders are welcome on all rides. Club Policy is ride captain will finish with slowest riders.
Please be aware of your abilities and the length and difficulty of rides when selecting rides.


Friday, August 1
Tour de Blue Ridge, 600 mi #4, August 1-9. Contact Alan Darby 895-4904
Friday, August 1
Can Am MOOSA, 450 mi #3, seven days, RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083

Saturday, August 2, 8:00 AM
30/60 mi #3+, meet at Mid City Mall to carpool/caravan to Hoosier National Forest, RC: Dave Stewart, 636-3297
Saturday, August 2, 10:00 AM
Progressive Brunch Ride, 25/40 mi #2, 9409 Aylesbury Dr., RC: Marilyn Minnick, 429-8339

Sunday, August 3, 8:00 AM
33/60 mi #3, New Albany Holiday Inn, RC: Barbara Berman, 454-3254
Sunday, August 3, 6:00 PM
35 mi #3, Long Run Park, RC: Phil Esterle, 895-6047

Monday, August 4, 6:15 PM
Bike Handling Class and Ride, 15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park. Contact Joe Proctor at 454-7464 for more information.

Tuesday, August 5, 6:00 PM
15/30 mi #3, Wal-mart, Chamberlain Ln. at Westport Rd., RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710

Wednesday, August 6, 8:00 AM
30/50 mi #3, Iroquois Park, RC: Marge Johannemann, 368-6338
Wednesday, August 6, 6:15 PM
15/30 mi #3, Floyd’s Fork Park, RC: Dan Johnson, 231-0258

Thursday, August 7, 6:30 PM
15/30 mi #3, McNeely Lake Park, RC: Don & Mary Margaret Williams, 267-0202

Saturday, August 9, 8:30 AM
15/30/60/100 mi #3, Long Run Park, RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710 & Dan Gilchrist, 266-9560
Saturday, August 9, 2:00 PM
Mountain Bike Ride, 10 mi #4, Nature Center at Otter Creek Park, RC: Gary Wyngarden, 228-3122

Sunday, August 10, 8:00 AM
Picnic Ride, 50 mi #3, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park, RC: Dave Stewart, 636-3297. RSVP
Sunday, August 10, 10:00 AM
Picnic Ride, 25 mi #3, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park, RC: Dave Stewart, 636-3297. RSVP. Bikeswap Sale Follows

Monday, August 11, 6:15 PM
Bike Handling Class and Ride, 15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park. Contact Joe Proctor at 454-7464 for more information.

Tuesday, August 12, 6:30 PM
30 mi #2, Vettiner Park, RC: Jim Tretter, 491-7120

Wednesday, August 13, 8:00 AM
40 mi #3, LaGrange Square, RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306
Wednesday, August 13, 6:30 PM
Facility One/Oates Flag Time Trial, Charlestown, Ind. Contact Cheryl Brawner, 896-8109 for more information

Thursday, August 14, 6:30 PM
Birthday Ride, 15/30 mi #3, Vettiner Park, RC: Dan Gilchrist, 266-9560

Saturday, August 16, 8:30 AM
15/30/60 mi #3, Floyd’s Fork Park, RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710

Sunday, August 17, 2:00 PM
47 mi #3, Long Run Park, RC: Ed Akers, 426-3390
Sunday, August 17, 4:30 PM
Cycling for Women, 10-15 mi #2, Long Run Park, RC: Barbara Berman, 454-3452

Monday, August 18, 6:15 PM
Bike Handling Class and Ride, 15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park. Contact Joe Proctor at 454-7464 for more information.

Tuesday, August 19, 7:00 PM
15/25 mi #3, K-Mart, Grant Line Road at I-265 in New Albany, Ind., RC: Dave Stewart, 636-3297

Wednesday, August 20, 8:00 AM
30/50 mi #3, Fairdale Community Park, RC: Marge Johannemann, 368-6338
Wednesday, August 20, 6:00 PM
Fruit Ride, 15/30 mi #3, E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, RC: Dan Johnson, 231-0258

Thursday, August 21, 6:00 PM
15/25 mi #3, Prospect Point Shopping Center, RC: Gary Wyngarden, 228-3122

Saturday, August 23, 8:00 AM
30/60/100 #3, E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, RC: Dave Stewart, 636-3297
Saturday, August 23, 5:00 PM
Family Ride, 15 mi #2, Plainview Shopping Center, RC: Duc & Paula Do, 893-8780

Sunday, August 24, 7:30 AM
25/50/75/110 mi #4, Crestwood Station, RC: Rory Whitaker, 241-5851
Sunday, August 24, 1:00 PM
Centennial Tour, 15-30 mi #3, Water Works, RC: Earl Jones, 895-4850

Monday, August 25, 6:15 PM
Bike Handling Class and Ride, 15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park. Contact Joe Proctor at 454-7464 for more information.

Tuesday, August 26, 6:30 PM
15/30 mi #3, E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758

Wednesday, August 27, 8:00 AM
20/60 mi #3, Wal-mart, Chamberlain Ln. at Westport Rd., RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844
Wednesday, August 27, 6:30 PM
Tour de Gil, 10/25 mi #3, 9014 Waltlee Dr., Hot Dogs & Drinks after ride, RC: Gil Morris, 239-7921

Thursday, August 28, 6:30 PM
15/30 mi #3, Vettiner Park, RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083

Friday-Sunday, August 29-31
Midwest Tandem Rally ’97, Dublin, OH. Contact Duc & Paula Do at 893-8780 for more information.

Saturday, August 30, 7:30 AM
TOTS, 30/60/115 mi #3, E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park, RC: Dave Runge, 454-7563

Sunday, August 31, 8:00 AM
Honest Abe Century, 30/60/100 mi #2, K-mart, Outer Loop at New Cut Road, RC: Earl Jones, 895-4850


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last updated: 25 June 1997
by Duc M. Do