Louisville Bicycle Club


September 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.


Monday, September 1, 8:30 am
Recumbent Ride (all welcome), 15/35/65 mi #3/#4, Bittersweet Shopping Center; RC: Don Slayton, 966-4561

Tuesday, September 2, 6:30 pm
15/25 mi #3, Middletown Station (bigg’s); RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710

Wednesday, September 3, 8:00 am
30/50 mi #3, Iroquois Park; RC: Marge Johannemann, 368-6338
Wednesday, September 3, 6:30 pm
15/25 mi #3, E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park; RC: Jay “Ed” Akers, 426-3390

Thursday September 4, 6:30 pm
15/25 mi #3, Floyds Fork Park (Taylorsville Rd. & S. Pope Lick); RC: Jim McDonald, 426-6420

Saturday, September 6, 8:00 am
Iroquois Park Double Metric, 30/60/125 mi #3/#4, Iroquois Park; RC: David Ryan, 447-7814

Sunday, September 7, 8:00 am
20/30 mi #2/#3, Vettiner Park; RC: John Wilson, 459-8164
60/100 mi #3, Vettiner Park; RCs: Don & Mary Margaret Williams, 267-0202
Sunday, September 7, 4:00 pm
Family Ride on the Riverwalk, 12 mi #1, 4th St. and River Rd.; RC: Marilyn Minnick, 429-8339 (suitable for beginners and children)*
Sunday, September 7, 6:00 pm
General Membership Meeting, Bullfrog Garden, 5442 Del Maria, Spanish Cove. Call Jim Preston at 339-1637 for more info.

Monday, September 8, 6:15 pm
15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park; RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758*

Tuesday, September 9, 6:15 pm
15/30 mi #2/#3, Plainview Shopping Center; RC: Jim McDonald, 426-6420

Wednesday, September 10, 8:00 am
20/40/60 mi #3, Wal-Mart, Chamberlain Ln. and Westport Rd.; RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844
Wednesday, September 10, 6:15 pm
25 mi #4, Rockford Plaza; RC: Donald Slayton, 966-4561

Thursday, September 11, 6:15 pm
Fat-Tire Optional (“Pavé”), 20 mi #2, Mid-City Mall; RC: David Ryan, 447-7814

Saturday-Sunday, September 13-14 7:00 am
20th Annual Old Kentucky Home Tour, 45/62/100 mi #3/#4, 50 mile return ride on Sunday, Eastern High School. Registration Fee Required. For information call Debbie Browning at (502) 893-4232
Don't Miss This Ride!

Sunday, September 14, 8:00 am
The OKHT One-Day, 12/22/42 mi #1/#2/#3, Eastern High School, Registration Fee Required. Call Debbie Browning at (502) 893-4232 for information (short ride suitable for beginners and children).*

Tuesday, September 16, 6:15 pm
15/25 mi #2/#3, Sam’s Club, Bluegrass Parkway and Blankenbaker Rd.; RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710

Wednesday, September 17, 9:00 am
47 mi #3, Greentree Mall by Sears Auto; RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306
Wednesday, September 17, 6:00 pm
15/25 #2/#3, Vettiner Park; RC: Jay “Ed” Akers, 426-3390

Thursday, September 18, 6:00 pm
15/25 #3, Middletown Station (bigg’s); RC: Jim McDonald, 426-6420

Friday, September 19, 6:30 pm
Last Day of Summer Potluck Dinner and Party at the Do’s. For what to bring, RSVP and directions call Duc & Paula Do at 893-8780

Saturday, September 20, 8:00 am
15/20/30 mi #3, Vettiner Park; RC: John Wilson, 459-8164
60/100 mi #3/#4, Vettiner Park; RCs: Don & Mary Margaret Williams, 267-0202
Saturday-Monday, September 20–22
American Lung Association’s Bike Trek to Shakertown. Fee Required. Contact David Runge, 454-7563, for information
Saturday, September 20, 7:30 am
Hope Ride, “Eat More Possum,” Hauser High School, Hope, IN. Fee Required. Adrian Freund, 231-1083

Sunday, September 21, 8:00 am
15/40/60 mi #3, Wal-Mart at Chamberlain Ln. and Westport Rd.; RCs: Bob Horner (15/40 mi) 228-4777 and Duc Do (60 mi), 893-8780

Sunday, September 21, 4:00 pm
15/30 mi #2/#3, Prospect Point Shopping Center; RCs: Joe & Pam Argabrite, 895-0493
Sunday, September 21, 6:00 pm
Touring Committee Meeting, at Staten’s BBQ in Prospect following the ride. Call Adrian Freund, 231-1083 for more info

Monday, September 22, 6:00 pm
15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park; RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710*

Tuesday, September 23, 6:00 pm
15/25 mi #3, Middletown Station (bigg’s); RC: Jim McDonald, 426-6420

Wednesday, September 24, 8:30 am
30/60 mi #3, 2609 Cave Spring, Anchorage; RC: John Larson, 245-2374
Wednesday, September 24, 6:00 pm
15/25 mi #2/#3, Vettiner Park; RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083*

Thursday, September 25, 6:00 pm
15/25 mi #3, Prospect Point Shopping Center; RC: Paul Battle, 459-6973

Saturday, September 27, 8:00 am
Iroquois Park Double Metric, 30/60/125 mi #3/#4, Iroquois Park; RC: David Ryan, 447-7814
Saturday, September 27, 4:00 pm
15/20/30 mi #2/#3, Vettiner Park; RC: John Wilson, 459-8164*

Sunday, September 28, 10:00 am
Centennial Ride to Rededicate Wheelmens Bench and Recreate the Great Ride of 1897, 50 mi #3. Mid-City Mall; RCs: Larry Hammer, Joe Ward and Dave Runge, 454-7563
Sunday, September 28, 12:30 pm
Centennial Ride to Wheelmen’s Bench for Dedication, 15 mi #1. A family ride. Mid-City Mall; RC: Dave Runge, 454-7563*
Sunday, September 28, 2:30 pm
Rededication of Wheelmen’s Bench and LBC 100th Birthday Celebration.
Sunday, September 28, 4:15 pm
20/35 mi #3, Plainview Shopping Center; RCs: Jim McDonald & Lauren Staples, 426-6420

Monday, September 29, 6:00 pm
15 mi #2, Hogan’s Fountain, Cherokee Park; RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758*

Tuesday, September 30, 6:00 pm
15/25 mi #2/#3, Vettiner Park; RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083*


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last updated: 23 August 1997
by Duc M. Do