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August 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.


Saturday, August 2

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: David Wittry, 893-9475.
  • 5:30 pm, 25 mi. #3. Scheller's Fitness and Cycling, 11520 Shelbyville Road. RC: Tom Armstrong, 253-1746.

Sunday, August 3

  • 9:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. Wheeling Around Louisville #14. Explore a route from Joe Ward's book. Memphis Truck Stop. RC: Donna Connell, 231-5853.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. (RIF RAF). Heine Brothers' Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

Monday, August 4

  • 8:00 am, Masters Nationals Time Trial. Caesar's Casino.
  • 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, August 5

  • 8:00 am, Masters Nationals Criterium. Waterfront Park.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: Bob Schindler, 499-1995.

Wednesday, August 6

  • 8:00 am, Masters Nationals Criterium. Waterfront Park.
  • 9:00 am, 40 mi. #3. Edwardsville Park in Southern Indiana. RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilyn Minnick, 412-4224.

Thursday, August 7

  • 8:00 am, Masters Nationals Road Race. Cherokee Park.
  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Carl Davis, 241-6220.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Floyd's Fork Park. RC: Jerry Gordon, 267-7084.

Friday, August 8

  • 8:00 am, Masters Nationals Road Race. Cherokee Park.

Saturday, August 9

  • 8:00 am, Masters Nationals Road Race. Cherokee Park.
  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Rooftop Terrace Ride. Long Run Park. RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758.
  • 5:00 pm, 25 mi. #3. Fairdale High School. The big hills are avoided! RC: Rick Singleton, 937-9790.

Sunday, August 10

  • 8:00 am, 50 mi. #3. LBC Picnic Ride. Hays-Kennedy Park on River Road.
  • 10:00 am, 30 mi. #3. LBC Picnic Ride. Hays-Kennedy Park on River Road.
  • 10:30 am, 15 mi. #3. LBC Picnic Ride. Hays-Kennedy Park on River Road.
  • 12:00 pm, LBC Picnic. Hays-Kennedy Park on River Road. Club to provide hamburgers, hot dogs & drinks - members to bring salad, vegetables or dessert. Contact Joe Ward, 897-7819, for information.

Monday, August 11

  • 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, August 12

  • 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: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758.

Wednesday, August 13

  • 9:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. 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.
  • 7:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #2. Earl's City Lights ride. Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Road. RC: Earl Jones, 895-4850.

Thursday, August 14

  • 9:00 am, 25/50 mi. #3. Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Ind. 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, August 16

  • 6:30 am, 200 mi. #4. Third Annual Mad Dog 200. Destination: Owensboro, Ky. Kye's Convention Center, Jeffersonville, Ind. (just west of the 2nd Street Bridge). Lights required. RC: Eddie Doerr, 502-821-3665.
  • 8:00 am, 35/100 mi. #3+. Buffalo Trace Mad Dog Century. Enjoy a great lunch at Buffalo Trace Distillery in Frankfort. Century ride begins at Long Run Park. 35-mile starts at 9:30 am from the Flying J Truck stop in Waddy. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.
  • 5:30 pm, 25 mi. #3. Scheller's Fitness and Cycling, 11520 Shelbyville Road. RC: Tom Armstrong, 253-1746.

Sunday, August 17

  • 9:00 am, 30/50 mi. #3. Wheeling Around Louisville #15. Explore a route from Joe Ward's book. Huber Winery. Take I-64 to US 150W (Greenville-Paoli exit) to Navilleton Road. Follow signs to Huber Winery. RC: Donna Connell, 231-5853.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. (RIF RAF). Heine Brothers' Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Mimi Beilman, 636-5392.

Monday, August 18

  • 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, August 19

  • 9:00 am, 20/50 mi. #3. Holiday Inn in New Albany, Ind. RC: Max Limbocker, 583-1233.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. RC: Stewart Prather, 895-9094.

Wednesday, August 20

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Memphis Truck Plaza, Memphis, Ind. RC: Dick Williams, 426 4844.
  • 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. Road Kill Ride. Iroquois Park. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.

Thursday, August 21

  • 9:00 am, 20/30/50 mi. #3. Memphis Truck Plaza, Memphis, Ind. RC: Max Limbocker, 583-1233.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Fruit Ride. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilee Martin, 423-0600.

Friday, August 22

  • 9:00 am, 50 mi. #3. Jerry's Birthday Ride. Ride a mile for every year of Jerry's life! Vettiner Park. RC: Jerry Gordon, 267-7084.

Saturday, August 23

  • 8:30 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Clark State Forest Fire Tower Challenge. SAG stop with food and drinks in Clark State Forest. Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Ind. RC: Ellen Mueller, 485-1758.

Sunday, August 24

  • 8:30 am, 40 mi. #3. Wheeling Around Louisville #16. Explore a route from Joe Ward's book. Iroquois Park. RC: Donna Connell, 231-5853.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #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, August 25

  • 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, August 26

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Vettiner 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: Stewart Prather, 895-9094.

Wednesday, August 27

  • 9:00 am, 35/55 mi. #3+. Winn-Dixie at Shepherdsville Shopping Center. RC: Sonny Neurath, 893-2306.
  • 5:30 pm, Caesar's Time Trial Series. For info, call David Schmidt, 502-417-6617, or Clarksville Cyclery, 812-948-BIKE.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Prospect Point Shopping Center. RC: Marilyn Minnick, 412-4224.

Thursday, August 28

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. Floyd's Fork Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.
  • 6:30 pm, 15/30 mi. #3. Fruit Ride. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Marilee Martin, 423-0600.

Saturday, August 30

  • 8:00 am, 30/60 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer Park. RC: Bob Schindler, 499-1995.
  • 5:30 pm, 25 mi. #3. Scheller's Fitness and Cycling, 11520 Shelbyville Road. RC: Tom Armstrong, 253-1746.

Sunday, August 31

  • 8:00 am, 30/60/100 mi. #3. Tour DuPont Mad Dog Century. Charlestown Middle School, 8804 High Jackson Rd., Charlestown, Ind. RC: Tim Chilton, 367-8946.
  • 2:00 pm, 15/25 mi. #3. (RIF RAF). Heine Brothers' Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Sara Ferebee, 664-2642.

Monday, September 1 - Labor Day

  • 8:00 am, 25/52/100 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Jay Palmer, 267-9175.


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