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April 2001 Rides & Events

Ride difficulty ratings are approximate:
#1: Family/Beginner Ride
#2: Mostly flat to rolling, up to 1/3 hills
#3: Rolling, up to 1/2 hills
#4: Rolling, mostly hills, some long, steep grades and/or long mileage
#5: Mostly long, steep hills and/or extremely long mileage.

ANSI- or Snell-approved helmets are required

All rides will begin 15 minutes after the scheduled ride time. All riders are welcome to join us!

All phone numbers are in 502 area code except where noted.


Sunday, April 1 - April Fools Day

  • Daylight Saving Time begins. Don't forget to “spring” forward.
  • 8:30 am, 30/100 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Bill & Anong Pustow, 245-1349
  • 12:00 noon, Spring Racing Series race at L'Esprit. Contact Dave Stewart, 636-3297, for information.
  • 2:00 pm, 7.5-mi. mountain bike ride #3+ (30-mile credit). Briar Hill Park Mountain Bike Trails, KY 22, 4 miles east of I-265. RC: Ken Hoff, 425-3212

Monday, April 2

  • 6:30 pm, 15/24 mi. #3. Vettiner Park – Mary Dell Lane. RC: Pennie DuBarry, 263-7215

Tuesday, April 3

Wednesday, April 4

  • 9:30 am, 35 mi. #3. Iroquois Park. RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Floyd’s Fork Park – South Pope Lick Road and Old Taylorsville Road. RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758

Thursday, April 5

Saturday, April 7

Sunday, April 8

  • 9:00 am, 30/60/100 mi. #3/4. Iroquois Park. Mad Dog Century #4 -- dogs chasing Rooster Run. RC: Mike Pitt, 454-4559
  • 2:00 pm, 7.5-mi. mountain bike ride #3+ (30-mile credit). Briar Hill Park Mountain Bike Trails, KY 22, 4 miles east of I-265. RC: Ken Hoff, 425-3212

Monday, April 9

  • 6:30 pm, 15-20 mi. #2. Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church, 3515 Grandview Ave. RC: Alan Darby, 895-4904

Tuesday, April 10

Wednesday, April 11

Thursday, April 12

  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Floyd’s Fork Park – South Pope Lick Road and Old Taylorsville Road. RC: Scott Anderson, 244-9710

Friday, April 13

  • 5:45 pm, Adopt-a-Highway Cleanup. Meet at the corner of KY 329 and KY 1694 (Sleepy Hollow). Contact Barbara Berman, 454-3452, for info

Saturday, April 14

  • 9:00 am, 20/40 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: A. B. Sandefur, 425-9463

Sunday, April 15 - Happy Easter!

  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #2/3. Downtown YMCA. RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 2:00 pm, 7.5-mi. mountain bike ride #3+ (30-mile credit). Briar Hill Park Mountain Bike Trails, KY 22, 4 miles east of I-265. RC: Ken Hoff, 425-3212

Monday, April 16

  • 6:30 pm, 15-20 mi. #2. Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church, 3515 Grandview Ave. RC: Alan Darby, 895-4904

Tuesday, April 17

  • 6:30 pm, 15/24 mi. #3. Vettiner Park – Mary Dell Lane. RC: Steve Sarson, 499-7089

Wednesday, April 18

Thursday, April 19

Saturday, April 21

  • 10:00 am, 10 mi. #1-2. Turtle Ride. Iroquois Park. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670
  • 10:00 am, 55 mi. #4. Central town square in Corydon, Ind. Ride to New Amsterdam on the Ohio River on some new and obscure roads. RC: Jim Moyer, 895-2114 or 625-939, or email at jimmoyer@aye.net

Sunday, April 22

  • 8:00 am, 100 mi. #3+++. B-W-B. Middletown Station (bigg’s) (park by old bigg’s). RC: Bill & Anong Pustow, 245-1349
  • 2:00 pm, 20 mi. #2. Pavé Ride. Mid-City Mall. Tour some of the city's bumpiest pavement. Hybrid or off-road bike recommended, but not required. RC: Cheryl Brawner, 896-8109
  • 2:00 pm, 7.5-mi. mountain bike ride #3+ (30-mile credit). Briar Hill Park Mountain Bike Trails, KY 22, 4 miles east of I-265. RC: Ken Hoff, 425-3212

Monday, April 23

  • 6:30 pm, 15-20 mi. #2. Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church, 3515 Grandview Ave. RC: Alan Darby, 895-4904

Tuesday, April 24

Wednesday, April 25

  • 8:30 am, 100 mi. #3. Memphis (Ind.) Truck Plaza. RC: Bill Pustow, 245-1349
  • 9:00 am, 35 mi. #3. Blue Dog Café. RC: Carole Sutton, 893-9216
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Floyd’s Fork Park – South Pope Lick Road and Old Taylorsville Road. RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758

Thursday, April 26

Saturday, April 28

  • 8:30 am, 30/60/100 mi. #3. Honest Abe Century. K-Mart – New Cut Road & Outer Loop. RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083
  • 10:00 am, 10 mi. #1. Turtle Ride. Cherokee Park, Big Rock. RC: Marilyn Minnick, 412-4224

Sunday, April 29

  • 8:30 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Holiday Inn, New Albany Overflow lot. RC: Barbara Berman, 454-3452
  • 8:30 am, Wheels of Justice Ride. Glen Oaks Country Club. Fee Required. Contact Ian Schill, 412-7292, for info.
  • 2:00 pm, 7.5-mi. mountain bike ride #3+ (30-mile credit). Briar Hill Park Mountain Bike Trails, KY 22, 4 miles east of I-265. RC: Ken Hoff, 425-3212

Monday, April 30

  • 6:30 pm, 15/24 mi. #3. Vettiner Park – Mary Dell Lane. RC: Pennie DuBarry, 263-7215


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