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July 2003 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.


Tuesday, July 1

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: Stewart Prather, 895-9094.

Wednesday, July 2

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Sellersburg Community Center, Sellersburg, Ind. RC: Alison Ewart, 584- 4222.
  • 6:00 pm, 15 mi. #1. (RIF RAF) Turtle Ride. Waterfront Park, Purple Lot. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Fruit Ride. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilee Martin, 423-0600.

Thursday, July 3

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Pennie DuBarry, 263-7215.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Floyd's Fork Park. RC: Jerry Gordon, 267-7084.

Friday, July 4 - Fourth of July

  • 8:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3 #3+. Galena to Salem, Ind. Floyd Central High School on Old Vincennes Road. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.
  • 9:00 am, 10 mi. #1. (RIF RAF) Crescent Hill Old Fashioned Fourth of July Bicycle Ride. Peterson-Dumesnil House, 301 S. Peterson Avenue. RC: Joe Ward, 897-7819.
  • 9:00 am, 15 mi. #2. (RIF RAF) Cherokee Park lot on the corner of Lexington Rd. and Ledges Rd.. RC: Karen Jaworski, 244-0144.
  • 9:00 am, 100 mi. #3. "The 4th" Century Ride in Campbellsville. Lead the Parade! Unique SAG stops! Registration 9-9:45, parade begins at 10. Fee: $10 till 6/27, $15 after that. Details at: http://www.campbellsville.edu/jmoore/4thc/. RC: Jim Moore, 270-789-2581.

Saturday, July 5

  • 8:00 am, 30/60/100 mi. #3. Madison Century. Prospect Point Shopping Center. RC: Alan Darby, 895-4905.
  • 5:30 pm, 25 mi. #3. Scheller's Fitness and Cycling, 11520 Shelbyville Road. RC: Tom Armstrong, 253-1746.

Sunday, July 6

  • 8:30 am, 42/56 mi. #3. Thurman-Hutchins Park (across from Cox Park on River Road). RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. (RIF RAF). Heine Brothers Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

Monday, July 7

  • 6:30 pm, Bike Handling Class. Become a better cyclist! 4500 Bowling Boulevard (office center near Milestone Fitness Center). Free access to Milestone Fitness showers and pool after the session. All skill levels welcome. RC: Steve Sarson, 499-7089.
  • 6:30 pm, 12 mi. #2. (RIF RAF) Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church on Grandview Ave. RC: Mo Kilroy, 899-9767.

Tuesday, July 8

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: johnpaul, 637-1957.

Wednesday, July 9

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306.
  • 6:00 pm, 15 mi. #1. (RIF RAF) Turtle Ride. Waterfront Park, Purple Lot. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670.
  • 6:30 pm, 22 mi. #3. Wheeling Around Louisville #12. Tour de Gil. Explore a route from Joe Ward's book. Vettiner Park. RC: Donna Connell, 231-5853.

Thursday, July 10

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Carl Davis, 241-6220.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Prospect Point Shopping Center. RC: Sara Ferebee, 664-2642.

Saturday, July 12

  • 6:00 am, 160 mi. #4. RAIN (Ride Across Indiana). Terre Haute to Richmond-one day, one way! Must make your own overnight accommodations. RC: Tom Armstrong, 253-1746.
  • 8:00 am, 45/100 mi. #3/#3+. Salem Mad Dog Century. New route through Amish country! Meet at parking lot beneath the Second Street bridge at the corner of Market Street and Southern Indiana Ave. in Jeffersonville. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.
  • 9:00 am, 15 mi. #2. (RIF RAF) E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Karen Jaworski, 244-0144.

Sunday, July 13

  • 8:00 am, 30/60/100 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.
  • 1:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. (RIF RAF). Earl's Ice Cream Ride. Falls of Ohio Interpretive Center. Earl buys cool treats after the ride! RC: Earl Jones, 895-4850.
  • 3:00 pm, General Membership Meeting. Widow's Walk Ice Cream Shop in Jeffersonville, Ind.

Monday, July 14

  • 6:30 pm, Bike Handling Class. Become a better cyclist! 4500 Bowling Boulevard (office center near Milestone Fitness Center). Free access to Milestone Fitness showers and pool after the session. All skill levels welcome. RC: Steve Sarson, 499-7089.
  • 6:30 pm, 12 mi. #2. (RIF RAF) Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church on Grandview Ave. RC: Mo Kilroy, 899-9767.

Tuesday, July 15

  • 9:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Ind. RC: Max Limbocker, 583-1233.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.

Wednesday, July 16

  • 9:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. Memphis Truck Plaza, Memphis, Ind. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.
  • 6:00 pm, 15 mi. #1. (RIF RAF) Turtle Ride. Waterfront Park, Purple Lot. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.

Thursday, July 17

  • 9:00 am, 20/50 mi. #3. Holiday Inn in New Albany. RC: Max Limbocker, 583-1233.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Fruit Ride. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilee Martin, 423-0600.

Saturday, July 19

  • 8:30 am, 30/60 mi. #3+. Milltown Ride. Holiday Inn in New Albany. RC: Alan Darby, 485-1758.
  • 5:30 pm, 25 mi. #3. Scheller's Fitness and Cycling, 11520 Shelbyville Rd. RC: Tom Armstrong, 253-1746.

Sunday, July 20

  • 8:30 am, 20/30/60 mi. #2/#3. Wheeling Around Louisville #13. Explore a route from Joe Ward's book. Vettiner Park. RC: Donna Connell, 231-5853.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 #3. (RIF RAF) Milestone Fitness and Wellness Center, 750 Cypress Station Drive. Free use of shower and pool after the ride! RC: Lewis Miller, 897-9198.

Monday, July 21

  • 6:30 pm, Bike Handling Class. Become a better cyclist! 4500 Bowling Boulevard (office center near Milestone Fitness Center). Free access to Milestone Fitness showers and pool after the session. All skill levels welcome. RC: Steve Sarson, 499-7089.
  • 6:30 pm, 12 mi. #2. (RIF RAF) Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church on Grandview Ave. RC: Mo Kilroy, 899-9767.

Tuesday, July 22

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Floyd's Fork Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.
  • 6:00 pm, 15 mi. #1. (RIF RAF) Turtle Ride. Waterfront Park, Purple Lot. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758.

Wednesday, July 23

  • 8:00 am, 20/30/50 mi. #3. E.P "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844.
  • 5:30 pm, Caesar's Time Trial Racing Series. For info, call David Schmidt, 417-6617, or Clarksville Schwinn, 812-948-BIKE.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Jerry Gordon, 267-7084.

Thursday, July 24

  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Fruit Ride. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilee Martin, 423-0600.

Friday, July 25

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Old bigg's store on Shelbyville Road in Middletown. RC: Pennie DuBarry, 263-7215.

Saturday, July 26

  • 8:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. Prospect Point Shopping Center. RC: Bob Horner, 228-4777.
  • 9:00 am, 61/82/100 mi. #3. Little Miami Scenic Trail Tour. Loveland to Springfield, Oh. 82-mile and 100-mile routes are one-day. Self-contained overnight option in Springfield. Hampton Inn has rooms for LBC, 937-325-8480. Take I-71 through Cincinnati, go east on I-275 and take the Loveland exit #52. Follow Loveland-Madeira Rd. to Loveland and turn right to cross over the Little Miami River. We will meet right where the bike path crosses the road. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.

Sunday, July 27

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Pennie DuBarry, 263-7215.
  • 9:00 am, 61 mi. #3. Little Miami Scenic Tour return. Springfield to Loveland, Oh. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. (RIF RAF). Heine Brothers Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Mimi Beilman, 636-5392.

Monday, July 28

  • 6:30 pm, Bike Handling Class. Become a better cyclist! 4500 Bowling Boulevard (office center near Milestone Fitness Center). Free access to Milestone Fitness showers and pool after the session. All skill levels welcome. RC: Steve Sarson, 499-7089.
  • 6:30 pm, 12 mi. #2. (RIF RAF) Recovery Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church on Grandview Ave. RC: Bob Horner, 228-4777.

Tuesday, July 29

  • 9:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Ind. RC: Max Limbocker, 583-1233.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: johnpaul, 637-1957.

Wednesday, July 30

  • 9:00 am, 35-40 mi. #3. Heine Brothers Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Carole Sutton, 893-9216.
  • 6:00 pm, 15 mi. #1. (RIF RAF) Turtle Ride. Waterfront Park, Purple Lot. RC: Bill Rich, 458-0670.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Prospect Point Shopping Center. RC: Marilyn Minnick, 412-4224.

Thursday, July 31

  • 9:00 am, 20/50 mi. #3. Holiday Inn in New Albany. RC: Max Limbocker, 583-1233.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Fruit Ride. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilee Martin, 423-0600.


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