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December 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.

CPSC- 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.


Saturday, December 1

  • 7:45 am, 100 mi. #3. Second Street Bridge, 2nd and Main. RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 11:00 am, 15/27/45 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083
  • 6:00 pm, LBC Annual Awards Banquet. Knights of Columbus Hall, 4417 Upper River Rd. Help celebrate another great year of riding and cheer on your friends (or yourself!) as the touring and volunteer awards are announced. This is also the official General Membership meeting, where next year's officers are elected. $15.00 a plate. Contact Earl Jones, 895-4850, for more information.

Sunday, December 2

  • 7:45 am, 100 mi. #4. Sunday Advent Ride. Second Street Bridge, 2nd and Main. Take in the peaks of the Ohio Valley. RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 2:00 pm, 15 mi. #3. Cherokee Park Hogan's Fountain. Mountain bike and road bike ride. Road bikes can ride through Cherokee and Seneca parks. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670

Tuesday, December 4

  • 7:00 pm, Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Bring your bike and trainer (or rollers for you pros!) and enjoy some wintertime indoor training with fellow cyclists. Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463

Wednesday, December 5

  • 10:00 am, 30-35 mi. #3. Heine Bros. Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Carole Sutton, 893-9216

Saturday, December 8

  • 8:00 am, 100 mi. #3. Second Street Bridge, 2nd and Main. RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 10:00 am, 30/35/55 mi. #3. Shepherdsville Shopping Center, (I-65, Shepherdsville Exit, west on KY 44, Shopping Center on left) RC: Joe Kinsinger, 543-1625

Sunday, December 9

  • 8:00 am, 100 mi. #3. Second Street Bridge, 2nd and Main. RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 10:00 am, Red Baron Ride. Bowman Field Parking Lot. Come and chase down the Red Baron! Mountain and road bikes welcome. Ride for 1 to 1˝ hours in Cherokee Park. RC: Alan Darby, 895-4904

Wednesday, December 12

  • 10:00 am, 40 mi. #3. Edwardsville Park. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425 9463

Saturday, December 15

  • 8:00 am, 100 mi. #4. Tour of Lockport Mad Dog Ride #12. Long Run Park. This ride completes one year of Mad Dog Centuries! RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 10:00 am, 10 mi. Mountain Bike Ride (30-mile credit). Otter Creek Park. RC: Joe Kinsinger, 543-1625
  • 11:00 am, 20/40 mi. #3. Hot Chocolate Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church. Hot chocolate after the ride at Alan's house! RC: Alan Darby, 895-4904
  • 2:00 pm, Touring Meeting. Alan Darby's House, 160 Wiltshire Ave. Enjoy some hot chocolate and help plan the January/February ride schedule. Contact Alan Darby, 895-4904, for info.

Sunday, December 16

  • 8:00 am, 100 mi. #3. Second Street Bridge, 2nd and Main. RC: Eddie Doerr, 285-0017
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park Hogan's Fountain. RC: Cheryl Brawner, 896-8109

Tuesday, December 18

  • 7:00 pm, Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Trainers and rollers welcome. Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463

Wednesday, December 19

  • 10:00 am, 25-30 mi. #3. Shalimar Restaurant, Hurstbourne Lane. RC: Geri Kaiser, 394-9289

Saturday, December 22

  • 11:00 am, 20 mi. #3. Pavé Ride. Mid-City Mall. Cobblestones, bricks and bumps! Bring your hybrid or mountain bike. RC: Adrian Freund, 231-1083.
  • 5:00 pm, 15 mi. #2. Christmas Lights Ride. Iroquois Park. (Will ride in snow.) RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670

Sunday, December 23

  • 12:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park Hogan's Fountain. Show-and-Go.

Tuesday, December 25 — Merry Christmas!

Wednesday, December 26

  • 10:00 am, 30 mi. #2. Arby's in Sellersburg, Ind. RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306

Saturday, December 29

  • 10:00 am, 10 mi. Mountain Bike Ride (30-mile credit). Otter Creek Park. RC: Joe Kinsinger, 543-1625
  • 11:00 am, 15/25 mi. #3. St. Matthews Baptist Church. Coffee/hot chocolate to follow at Heine Bros. Coffee. RC: Pam Thaler, 456-4830. (Break in that new bike!)

Sunday, December 30

  • 2:00 pm, 15 mi. #3. Cherokee Park Hogan's Fountain. Mountain bike and road bike ride. Road bikes can ride through Cherokee and Seneca parks. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670

Tuesday, January 1

  • 11:00am, Polar Bear Ride and Potluck Lunch. Help us ring in the New Year! Ride mileage will depend on the weather — potluck lunch will not! After the ride, chili and drinks will be provided. Bring a side dish or dessert. Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463


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