October 2010 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.


Friday, October 1st

7:39 am

Sunrise

5:45 pm

12 mi. #2. Weekend Tune Up and Fun Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Jeff Johnson jeffjohnson9@gmail.com 468-6463

7:26 pm

Sunset

 

 

Saturday, October 2nd

7:40 am

Sunrise

8:00 am

100/60 mi. #3. Dupont Mad Dog Century [TMD Stage #19]. Charlestown Middle School. 8804 High Jackson Road, Charlestown, IN. RC: Dave King, 500-7351.

9:00 am

17 mi. #1. SLOW & EASY. Waterfront Park. Purple Lot. RC: George Cooper 499-1652

9:00 am

35 mi. #2. Iroquois Special. Waterfront Park. Yellow Lot. RC: Joe Thomas 447-2318

9:00 am

40/60 mi. #3. Main Strret Bikes, 6th and Main, Shelbyville, KY. Swap meet to follow after ride. RC: Martin Kaelin, 727-1195

10:00 am

50 mi. #3. BRB Brown Co/ Dogwood 50. Columbus IN. The ride start is the Westhill Shopping Center located on West IN. 46 (North side of IN 46) and W Carlos Floger Dr about one mile west of I-65. The route can be found on MapMYRide on the following link: A very scenic route with a couple of challenging hills. http://www.mapmyride.com/ride/united-states/in/-columbus/497126832750637371. RC: Bill Fible, 502-718-8003 and John Cummings, 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870, johncummings@bellsouth.net

3:30 pm

24 mi. #3. Bluegrass Bicycle. Crestwood Station shopping center. 6015 Crestwood Station, Crestwood, KY. RC: Bob Clifford. 241-2440

7:24 pm

Sunset

 

 

Sunday, October 3 rd

7:41 am

Sunrise

7:30 am

5/25/40/65mi. #2/#3. Harvest Homecoming Bicycle Tour. Forest Discovery Center, Starlight, IN. Registration Required. http://www.siwheelmen.org/harvest.htm RC: Steve Sarson 499-7089

8:00 am

110 mi. #4+. Rellik Doowtserc. Crestwood Station, RC: Bill Pustow 777-2847

9:00 am

25 mi. #2+. Indian Hills Ride. Highlands at Dundee and Bardstown Road around Heine Brothers', Breadworks, Twig and Leaf. Limited Parking. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

9:00 am

65 mi. #3. Rooster Run Wet Socks Ride. Paraquet Springs Conference Center in Shepherdsville, Ky. Exit #117 of I-65 . Turn right and then quick left at light. Then left at steakhouse. On this ride, we will ford 4 times through Wilson creek in ankle deep water. Part of the road is hard packed gravel. RC: Joe Kinsinger (502) 889-7145

10:00 am

17/32 mi. #1. Family-Friendly Ride -Ohio River Levee Trail. Great ride for the whole family. This ride is go at your own pace. The 17 mile will be swept. Start at Farnsley-Morman parking lot. RC: Tim Wright 716-2048

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Heine Brothers Coffee, Chenoweth Ln. RC: Connie Guild 608-7758

3:00 pm

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

7:23 pm

Sunset

 

 

Monday, October 4th

7:41 am

Sunrise

9:30 am

40 mi. #3. Fat Forty Ride. Douglas Loop (Dundee and Bardstown Rds)in front of Heine Bros and Breadworks Coffee Shops. RC: Tommy Sutton (777-3458) and Dave Combs (724-9405).

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

6:00 pm

12 mi. #2. Recovery Ride, St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

7:21 pm

Sunset

 

 

Tuesday, October 5th

7:42 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

48 mi. #3. Vettner Park. RC: Jim Tretter 491-7120.

7:20 pm

Sunset

 

 

Wednesday, October 6th

7:30 am

130 mi. #3. Loveland Ohio staging area at the Little Miami Trail. The ride will leave Loveland and head south to trails end at the Little Miami Golf Course. Then we’ll ride north to Yellow Springs Ohio and then return to Loveland. RCs: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870 & johncummings@bellsouth.net

7:43 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

32/40mi. #3. Love's Travel Plaza, Memphis, IN RC: Alison Ewart 584-4222

6:30 pm

26 Miles. #2. Wheeling into the night. Front headlight and rear red (blinky) taillight required. Slow and easy ride from Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park to Iroquois Park and return. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870, johncummings@bellsouth.net

7:18 pm

Sunset

 

 

Thursday, October 7th

7:44 am

Sunrise

10:00 am

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen Landing and back via The Loop. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

5:30 pm

29 mi. #3. Road Kill Ride. Iroquois amphitheater. RC: John Larson 553-8107

6:00 pm

12 mi. #2. Recovery Ride, St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

7:17 pm

Sunset

 

 

Friday, October 8th

7:45 am

Sunrise

8:00 am

70 mi. #3. Tom Sawyer Park to Eminence. RC: Mark Rougeux, 494-9056

5:45 pm

12 mi. #2. Weekend Tune Up and Fun Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Jeff Johnson jeffjohnson9@gmail.com 468-6463

7:15 pm

Sunset

 

 

Saturday, October 9th

 

50mi. #3+. Hilly Hundred Day 1, Elletsville, IN. Registration Required http://www.hillyhundred.org RC: David King 500-7351

7:46 am

Sunrise

8:00 am

100 mi. #3. A Good First Century. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot. This ride is geared toward first time century riders and will take us to Utica, IN, Farnsley-Moremen Landing and Iroquois Park. RCs: Andy Murphy 526-1040 and John Cummings 553-6870

9:00 am

17 mi. #1. SLOW & EASY. Waterfront Park. Purple Lot. RC: A.B. Sandefur 425-9463

9:00 am

35 mi. #2. Iroquois Special. Waterfront Park. Yellow Lot. RC: Steve Montgomery 482-0003

3:30 pm

24 mi. #3. Bluegrass Bicycle. Crestwood Station shopping center. 6015 Crestwood Station, Crestwood, KY. RC: Bob Clifford. 241-2440

7:14 pm

Sunset

 

 

Sunday, October 10th

 

50mi. #3+. Hilly Hundred Day 2, Elletsville, IN. Registration Required http://www.hillyhundred.org RC: David King 500-7351

7:47 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

25 mi. #2+. Indian Hills Ride. Highlands at Dundee and Bardstown Road around Heine Brothers', Breadworks, Twig and Leaf. Limited Parking. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

9:00 am

30/60 mi. #3. E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park. RC: Barry Luckett barryluckett@yahoo.com

9:00 am

65 mi. #3. Rooster Run Wet Socks Ride. Paraquet Springs Conference Center in Shepherdsville, Ky. Exit #117 of I-65 . Turn right and then quick left at light. Then left at steakhouse. On this ride, we will ford 4 times through Wilson creek in ankle deep water. Part of the road is hard packed gravel. RC: Joe Kinsinger (502) 889-7145

10:00 am

17/32 mi. #1. Family-Friendly Ride -Ohio River Levee Trail. Great ride for the whole family. This ride is go at your own pace. The 17 mile will be swept. Start at Farnsley-Morman parking lot. RC: Tim Wright 716-2048

12:00 pm

26mi. #3. "Yellow Arrow", Silver Creek High School, US 31 at Renz Ave in Sellersburg, IN Rolling Route in the country. RC: Bill Fible 718-8003

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Heine Bros. Coffee, Chenoweth Ln. RC: Eric Sellers216-8248

2:00 pm

25 miles #2. Olmsted Parks Tour. Iroquois Park - Ampitheatre parking lot. This will be a tour through six of the Olmsted Parks in Louisvlle ending at the Second Sunday Celebration in Iroquois Park. RC: Dirk Gowin 502-619-1499

2:00 pm

50 mi, #3, Tom Sawyer Park. RC: Mark Rougeux, 494-9056

3:00 pm

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

7:12 pm

Sunset

 

 

Monday, October 11th

7:48 am

Sunrise

9:30 am

40 mi. #3. Fat Forty Ride. Douglas Loop (Dundee and Bardstown Rds)in front of Heine Bros and Breadworks Coffee Shops. RC: Tommy Sutton (777-3458) and Dave Combs (724-9405).

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

6:00 pm

12 mi. #2. Recovery Ride, St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

7:11 pm

Sunset

 

 

Tuesday, October 12th

7:49 am

Sunrise

8:00 am

50 mi. #3. Tom Sawyer Park. RC: Mark Rougeux, 494-9056

9:00 am

52 mi. #3. Long Run Park. RC: Jim Tretter 491-7120.

7:09 pm

Sunset

 

 

Wednesday, October 13th

7:50 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

30/55mi. #3. E.P. “Tom” Sawyer State Park. To McKinley. RC: AB Sandefur 425-9463

6:30 pm

26 Miles. #2. Wheeling into the night. Front headlight and rear red (blinky) taillight required. Slow and easy ride from Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park to Iroquois Park and return. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870, johncummings@bellsouth.net

7:08 pm

Sunset

 

 

Thursday, October 14th

7:51 am

Sunrise

10:00 am

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen Landing and back via The Loop. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

6:00 pm

12 mi. #2. Recovery Ride, St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

7:07 pm

Sunset

 

 

Friday, October 15th

7:52 am

Sunrise

8:00 am

30 mi. #3. Tom Sawyer Park. RC: Mark Rougeux, 494-9056

5:45 pm

12 mi. #2. Weekend Tune Up and Fun Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Jeff Johnson jeffjohnson9@gmail.com 468-6463

7:05 pm

Sunset

 

 

 

 

Saturday, October 16th

7:53 am

Sunrise

8:00 am

100 mi. #4. "Wheels of Screams" Ride [TMD Stage #20]. Start at the "Field of Screams", 132 Darnell Ave near Otter Creek Park in Meade Co. New route thru the backroads of Meade and Breckinridge Counties with some frightening hills. Survivors can enjoy the popular Halloween attraction afterwards. RC: Kirk Roggenkamp 718-1911 and Cathy Hill 859-509-4425

9:00 am

17 mi. #1. SLOW & EASY. Waterfront Park. Purple Lot. RC: Joe Thomas 447-2318

9:00 am

35 mi. #2. Iroquois Special. Waterfront Park. Yellow Lot. RC: Steve Highbaugh 966-2115

9:00 am

35/50 mi. #3. OUTBACK Steakhouse, 8101 Bardstown Road (Fern Creek). RCs: donna connell 541-4759 dgcpaint@bellsouth.net or Stewart Prather 231-5853

3:30 pm

24 mi. #3. Bluegrass Bicycle. Crestwood Station shopping center. 6015 Crestwood Station, Crestwood, KY. RC: Bob Clifford. 241-2440

7:04 pm

Sunset

 

 

Sunday, October 17th

7:54 am

Sunrise

8:00am

 100 mi. #3+. Long Run Park. RC: Bill Pustow, 777-2847

9:00 am

25 mi. #2+. Indian Hills Ride. Highlands at Dundee and Bardstown Road around Heine Brothers', Breadworks, Twig and Leaf. Limited Parking. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

9:00 am

30/60 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: Barry Luckett barryluckett@yahoo.com

9:00 am

65 mi. #3. Rooster Run Wet Socks Ride. Paraquet Springs Conference Center in Shepherdsville, Ky. Exit #117 of I-65 . Turn right and then quick left at light. Then left at steakhouse. On this ride, we will ford 4 times through Wilson creek in ankle deep water. Part of the road is hard packed gravel. RC: Joe Kinsinger (502) 889-7145

10:00 am

17/32 mi. #1. Family-Friendly Ride -Ohio River Levee Trail. Great ride for the whole family. This ride is go at your own pace. The 17 mile will be swept. Start at Farnsley-Morman parking lot. RC: Tim Wright 716-2048

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Baptist East/Milestone Welness Center, Cyprus St. Dr. RC: Steve Sarson 499-7089

3:00 pm

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

7:02 pm

Sunset

 

 

Monday, October 18th

7:55 am

Sunrise

9:30 am

40 mi. #3. Fat Forty Ride. Douglas Loop (Dundee and Bardstown Rds)in front of Heine Bros and Breadworks Coffee Shops. RC: Tommy Sutton (777-3458) and Dave Combs (724-9405).

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

5:45 pm

12 mi. #2. Recovery Ride, St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

7:01 pm

Sunset

 

 

Tuesday, October 19th

7:56 am

Sunrise

10:00 am

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

7:00 pm

Sunset

 

 

Wednesday, October 20th

7:57 am

Sunrise

9:30 am

20/30/50mi. #3. Love's Travel Plaza, Memphis, IN. RC: Dick Williams 426-4844

6:30 pm

26 Miles. #2. Wheeling into the night. Front headlight and rear red (blinky) taillight required. Slow and easy ride from Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park to Iroquois Park and return. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870, johncummings@bellsouth.net

6:58 pm

Sunset

 

 

 

 

Thursday, October 21st

7:58 am

Sunrise

10:00 am

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen Landing and back via The Loop. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

6:57 pm

Sunset

 

 

Friday, October 22nd

7:59 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

43 mi. #3. South Louisville 42/43. (Weaver Run). Iroquois Park thru Jefferson Memorial Forest and return. RC: Dave Combs 724-9405

5:45 pm

12 mi. #2. Weekend Tune Up and Fun Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

6:56 pm

Sunset

 

 

Saturday, October 23rd

8:00 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

17 mi. #1. SLOW & EASY. Waterfront Park. Purple Lot. RC: Gil Crenshaw 966-2115

9:00 am

35 mi. #2. Iroquois Special. Waterfront Park. Yellow Lot. RC: George Cooper 499-1652

9:00 am

30/60 mi. #3. Vettiner Park. RC: David King 500-7351

3:30 pm

24 mi. #3. Bluegrass Bicycle. Crestwood Station shopping center. 6015 Crestwood Station, Crestwood, KY. RC: Bob Clifford. 241-2440

6:54 pm

Sunset

 

 

Sunday, October 24th

8:00 am

100 mi. #4+. Carefree Century [TMD stage #21]. Pilot Service Center I-64, Exit 92, Carefree, IN Scenic route that winds along ridges high above the Ohio River and steep climbs in the Hoosier National Forest. Lunch in Cannelton. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

8:01 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

25 mi. #2+. Indian Hills Ride. Highlands at Dundee and Bardstown Road around Heine Brothers', Breadworks, Twig and Leaf. Limited Parking. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

9:00 am

65 mi. #3. Rooster Run Wet Socks Ride. Paraquet Springs Conference Center in Shepherdsville, Ky. Exit #117 of I-65 . Turn right and then quick left at light. Then left at steakhouse. On this ride, we will ford 4 times through Wilson creek in ankle deep water. Part of the road is hard packed gravel. RC: Joe Kinsinger (502) 889-7145

10:00 am

17/32 mi. #1. Family-Friendly Ride -Ohio River Levee Trail. Great ride for the whole family. This ride is go at your own pace. The 17 mile will be swept. Start at Farnsley-Morman parking lot. RC: Tim Wright 716-2048

2:00 pm

15/25 mi. #3. Heine Bros. Coffee, Chenoweth Ln. RC: A.B, Sandefur 425-9463

3:00 pm

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

6:53 pm

Sunset

 

 

Monday, October 25th

8:02 am

Sunrise

9:30 am

40 mi. #3. Fat Forty Ride. Douglas Loop (Dundee and Bardstown Rds)in front of Heine Bros and Breadworks Coffee Shops. RC: Tommy Sutton (777-3458) and Dave Combs (724-9405).

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

5:45 pm

12 mi. #2. Recovery Ride, St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

6:52 pm

Sunset

 

Tuesday, October 26th

8:03 am

Sunrise

10:00 am

40 mi. #3. Vettner Park. RC: Jim Tretter 491-7120.

6:51 pm

Sunset

 

 

Wednesday, October 27th

8:04 am

Sunrise

9:30 am

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

6:30 pm

26 Miles. #2. Wheeling into the night. Front headlight and rear red (blinky) taillight required. Slow and easy ride from Hogan’s Fountain in Cherokee Park to Iroquois Park and return. RCs: Eric Sellers 502-216-8248 and John Cummings 502-239-0114, 502-553-6870, johncummings@bellsouth.net

6:49 pm

Sunset

 

 

Thursday, October 28th

8:05 am

Sunrise

10:00 am

50 mi. #2. Louisville Loop 50. Waterfront Park, Yellow Lot to Farnsley-Moremen Landing and back via The Loop. RC: Andy Murphy 502-526-1040

3:15 pm

12 /25 mi. #3. Dog Hill Recovery Ride 12 miles (RIF RAF) and Grinstead Ride 13 miles -. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Cathy Hamilton, 502-523-3367

6:48 pm

Sunset

 

 

Friday, October 29th

8:06 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

43 mi. South Louisville 42/43. (Weaver Run). Iroquois Park thru Jefferson Memorial Forest and return. RC: Dave Combs 724-9405

5:30 pm

12 mi. #2. Weekend Tune Up and Fun Ride. St. Matthews Baptist Church. 3515 Grandview Avenue. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

6:47 pm

Sunset

 

 

Saturday, October 30th

7:00 am

120 mi. #4. 10th Anniversay Mad Dog Mammoth Cave Overnight (Possible TMD Make up stage). Jordan Services, 2820 English Station Rd. Reserve room at Mammoth Cave Hotel 270-758-2225. Ask for the special Mad Dog rate. Don't miss this special 10TH ANNIVERSARY event. RC: Michael Pitt (502-290-3419, mpitt@pittandfrank.com).

8:07 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

17 mi. #1. SLOW & EASY. Waterfront Park. Purple Lot. RC: Steve Highbaugh 966-2115

9:00 am

35 mi. #2. Iroquois Special. Waterfront Park. Yellow Lot. RC: A.B. Sandefur 425-9463

3:30 pm

24 mi. #3. Bluegrass Bicycle. Crestwood Station shopping center. 6015 Crestwood Station, Crestwood, KY. RC: Bob Clifford. 241-2440

6:46 pm

Sunset

 

 

Sunday, October 31st

7:00 am

120 mi. #4. Mad Dog Mammoth Cave Overnight Return. (Possible TMD Make up stage) Lobby of Mammoth Cave Hotel. RC: Michael Pitt (502-290-3419, mpitt@pittandfrank.com).

8:08 am

Sunrise

9:00 am

25 mi. #2+. Indian Hills Ride. Highlands at Dundee and Bardstown Road around Heine Brothers', Breadworks, Twig and Leaf. Limited Parking. RC: Scott Howes, 445-8201.

9:00 am

65 mi. #3. Rooster Run Wet Socks Ride. Paraquet Springs Conference Center in Shepherdsville, Ky. Exit #117 of I-65 . Turn right and then quick left at light. Then left at steakhouse. On this ride, we will ford 4 times through Wilson creek in ankle deep water. Part of the road is hard packed gravel. RC: Joe Kinsinger (502) 889-7145

3:00 pm

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

6:45 pm

Sunset