December 2008 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.


Monday, December 1st

7:00 pm

15 mi. #3. Wheeling and Hilling Into the Night. Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park. Lights, front and rear, required. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870.

 

 

Tuesday, December 2nd

11:00 am

47 mi. #3. Floyds Fork Park . RC: Jim Tretter, 491-7120.

7:00 pm

Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Bring your bike and trainers (or rollers for you pros) and enjoy some wintertime indoor training with fellow cyclists. Cyclists of all levels can benefit! Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. $1/night or $10/year fee required. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

 

 

Wednesday, December 3rd

10:00 am

40mi. #3 Long Run to "Our Best". Ride canceled if under 40 degrees. RC: Vicki Dobbs 500-4671.

 

 

Thursday, December 4th

10:00 am

50 mile #2. Louisville Loop 50, Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen House and back via The Loop with a lunch stop. RC: Andy Murphy, 526-1040, murphco@insightbb.com.

7:00 pm

Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Bring your bike and trainers (or rollers for you pros) and enjoy some wintertime indoor training with fellow cyclists. Cyclists of all levels can benefit! Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. $1/night or $10/year fee required. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

 

 

Friday, December 5th – No Rides Scheduled

 

 

Saturday, December 6th

8:00 am

100 mi. #4. Puddle's Annual Christmas Breakfast ride. Breakfast reservations accepted starting November 15th and limited to the first 14 persons. No limit to those who may ride, but please be capable of maintaining a 14 mph moving average due to daylight concerns. Ride start at Finley Firehouse, Scottsburg, Indiana. RC: Melissa "Puddle" Hall, lissah45@yahoo.com. (812) 752-3973.

10:00 am

17/35 mi. #1/#2. Slow and Easy. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot. RC: Laura Trachtenberg, 905-1365.

12:00 pm

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50, Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen House and back via The Loop. RC: Cathy Hamilton 502-523-3367, cathyjhamilton@yahoo.com.

 

 

Sunday, December 7th

10:30 am

40mi Credit. #4. Moutain Bike Ride. Youngers Creek. Hwy 61/62 SW out of Boston KY. Left on 583. Right on Miller Road. Through tunnel, over bridge on the right. Meet at parking lot. RC: Joe Kinsinger 502-889-7145.

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Heine Brothers' Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Connie Guild, 502-608-7758.

3:00 pm

30 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park. RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844.

 

 

Monday, December 8th

10:15 am

20 mi. #3. ISH ride, with options for 10'ish and 15'ish routes from 3909 Meadowfield Drive. RC: Connie Guild 502-608-7758

7:00 pm

15 mi. #3. Wheeling and Hilling Into the Night. Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park. Lights, front and rear, required. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870

 

 

Tuesday, December 9th

10:30 am

48 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Larry Preble 502-724-8477.

7:00 pm

Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Bring your bike and trainers (or rollers for you pros) and enjoy some wintertime indoor training with fellow cyclists. Cyclists of all levels can benefit! Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. $1/night or $10/year fee required. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

 

 

Wednesday, December 10th

10:00 am

25mi. #3. Love's Travel Plaza, Memphis, IN. Ride canceled if under 40 degrees. RC: Alison Ewart 584-4222.

 

 

Thursday, December 11th

10:00 am

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50, Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen House and back via The Loop with a lunch stop. RC: Andy Murphy, 526-1040, murphco@insightbb.com.

7:00 pm

Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Bring your bike and trainers (or rollers for you pros) and enjoy some wintertime indoor training with fellow cyclists. Cyclists of all levels can benefit! Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Brownsboro Rd. $1/night or $10/year fee required. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

 

 

Friday, December 12th –  No Rides Scheduled

 

 

Saturday, December 13th

9:30 am

55 mi. #3. Gizmo's Double Nickel Birthday Ride. Come celebrate my birthday with a Double Nickel ride from Westport Park. The ride will be one of the relaxed, less hilly routes available from Westport. (Give the ol' fella a break today.) There will be cake! Ride # 3012 on www.kybikerides.org. RC. Larry Preble (502) 724-8477, “kycyclist at preble.net”

10:00 am

17/35 mi. #1/#2. Slow and Easy. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot. RC: Steve Montgomery 367-7103

12:00 pm

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50, Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen House and back via The Loop. RC: Cathy Hamilton 502-523-3367, cathyjhamilton@yahoo.com  

 

 

Sunday December 14th

8:00 am

63/100 mi. #4. Bethlehem Century. Come mail your Christmas Cards from Bethlehem. Ride start at Clark County Forestry, Henryville, IN. RC: Melissa "Puddle" Hall, lissah45@yahoo.com. (812) 752-3973.

10:30 am

40mi Credit. #4. Moutain Bike Ride. Youngers Creek. Hwy 61/62 SW out of Boston KY. Left on 583. Right on Miller Road. Through tunnel, over bridge on the right. Meet at parking lot. RC: Joe Kinsinger 502-889-7145.

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Heine Brothers' Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248.

3:00 pm

30 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park. RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844.

4:00 pm

Touring Committee Meeting – Heine Brothers afer 2:00pm ride.

 

 

Monday, December 15th

7:00 pm

15 mi. #3. Wheeling and Hilling Into the Night. Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park. Lights, front and rear, required. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870.

 

 

Tuesday, December 16 th

10:30 am

48 mi. #3. Floyd’s Fork Park. RC: Larry Preble 502-724-8477

7:00 pm

Trainer Tour (20-mile credit). Bring your bike and trainers (or rollers for you pros) and enjoy some wintertime indoor training with fellow cyclists. Cyclists of all levels can benefit! Broadway Baptist Church, 4000 Bro wnsboro Rd. $1/night or $10/year fee required. RC: A.B. Sandefur, 425-9463.

 

 

Wednesday, December 17th

10:00 am

40mi. #3. Love's Travel Plaza, Memphis, IN. Ride canceled if under 40 degrees. RC: AB Sandefur 425-9463.

 

 

Thursday, December 18th

10:00 am

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50, Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen House and back via The Loop with a lunch stop. RC: Andy Murphy, 526-1040, murphco@insightbb.com.

 

 

Friday, December 19th – No Rides Scheduled

 

 

Saturday, December 20th

8:00 am

25/60 mi. #3. Fixie-Friendly Southside 60. Cherokee Park, Hogan's Fountain. All bikes welcome. The course is intended to be semi-rolly. Lunch at Southside Inn if you want. Bring money for lunch and a bike lock if you chose to eat. RC: David King, 500-7351.

10:00 am

17/35 mi. #1/#2. Slow and Easy. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot. RC: AB Sandefur, 425-9463

 

 

Sunday, December 21st

8:30 am

50 mi. #3. Thurman-Hutchins Park, 3734 River Rd. RC:Peter Kemmerle, 894-9329

10:30 am

40mi Credit. #4. Moutain Bike Ride. Youngers Creek. Hwy 61/62 SW out of Boston KY. Left on 583. Right on Miller Road. Through tunnel, over bridge on the right. Meet at parking lot. RC: Joe Kinsinger 502-889-7145.

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Baptist East/Milestone Fitness & Wellness Center. 750 Cypress Station Drive. RC: Steve Sarson, 499-7089.

3:00 pm

30 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park. RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844.

 

 

Monday, December 22nd

10:30 am

15 mi. #2+. Ride start at EP Tom Sawyer. RC: Connie Guild, 502-608-7758.

7:00 pm

15 mi. #3. Wheeling and Hilling Into the Night. Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park. Lights, front and rear, required. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870.

 

 

Tuesday, December 23rd

11:00 am

35 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. (cancelled if under 40 degrees) RC: Jim Tretter  491-7120 .

 

 

Wednesday, December 24th

10:00 am

30/50mi. #3. E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. RC: Dick Williams 426-4844.

 

 

Thursday, December 25th – Christmas Day -No Rides Scheduled

 

 

Friday, December 26th – No Rides Scheduled

 

 

Saturday, December 27th

8:00 am

60/100 mi. #3. Salem Century. Ride starts under the Indiana end of the Second Street Bridge. RC: David King 500-7351.

10:00 am

17/35 mi. #1/#2. Slow and Easy. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot. RC: George Cooper 499-1652.

2:00 pm

30 mi. #3. Floyds Fork Park. RC: Kevin Jones 599-1981.

 

 

Sunday, December 28

10:30 am

40mi Credit. #4. Moutain Bike Ride. Youngers Creek. Hwy 61/62 SW out of Boston KY. Left on 583. Right on Miller Road. Through tunnel, over bridge on the right. Meet at parking lot. RC: Joe Kinsinger 502-889-7145.

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Heine Brothers' Coffee on Chenoweth Lane. RC: Stewart Prather, 895-9094.

3:00 pm

30 mi. #3. E.P. "Tom" Sawyer State Park. RC: Dick Williams, 426-4844.

 

 

Monday, December 29

7:00 pm

15 mi. #3. Wheeling and Hilling Into the Night. Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park. Lights, front and rear, required. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870.

 

 

Tuesday, December 30

11:00 am

40 mi. #3. Floyds Fork. Cancelled if under 40 degrees. RC: Jim Tretter, 491-7120.

 

 

Wednesday, December 31

10:00 am

35mi. #2. Iroquois Park. Ride canceled if under 40 degrees. RC: Sonny Neurath 893-2306.