LAS VEGAS VALLEY BICYCLE CLUB
April 2014 RIDE SCHEDULE
Starting Times for Regular Weekly Rides***
7:00 AM: June – July – August - September
8:00 AM: April – May - October - November
9:00 AM: December – January – February – March
SUNDAY - Flatlanders Ride: Meet at Einstein Brothers Bagels - 8400 West Cheyenne. This is an easy Sunday ride of 26 or 37 miles of flat land. Afterwards hang out and have something to eat or just chat a while. Call Steve at 461-5021. (RR, M)
SATURDAY – Weekly Show and Go: Meet behind Starbucks Coffee - 10250 West Charleston at Town Center. Ride of 30 to 50+ miles depending on the route options chosen. Regular regrouping points on the route. Call Jim at 360-4751 (RR, M, H, LG, LS)
MONDAY – 6:30 PM ROAD RIDE- Meet at the Westcliff Transit Center Parking Lot (Durango Rd and Westcliff Ave) for a 15 mile easy paced ride. You MUST have 2 lights; a headlight and a tail light. NO EXCEPTIONS! Call Leanne 228-4076. (RR,E)
WEDNESDAY – Mid-Week Ride: Meet at Einstein Brothers Bagels - 8400 West Cheyenne. Group choice on ride length and route. Call Wayne 218-1504 (RR, E – M)
FRIDAY- 8am Morning ride: Meet behind Starbuck, Charleston between Hualapai and Town Center. Destination and length will be group choice. Questions call Leanne 218-1504
***The “Regular Weekly Rides” are subject to other club rides scheduled below. When in doubt, call the ride leader.
Other Club Rides & Activities
April 5: Saturday 9:00 AM QUARTERLY HIGHWAY CLEAN-UP. Meet at the intersection of Hwy 159 and Moenkopi Rd, approximately Mile Marker 13. You can participate in the 8:00 am ride and stop to help the clean-up effort along the way! You will have a chance to win prizes from our local stores. Call Jim at 360-4751
FLATLANDERS MONTHLY SPECIAL BAGEL RIDES: On the third Sunday of each month after the Flatlanders Ride, join the Club Board for Bagels - compliments of the club.
April 19: SATURDAY- 8:00 am Zach’s Temple Ride-Meet at the Sunrise Trailhead, on Hollywood south of Vegas Valley Dr. 30 mile road ride. Route will take you through the Wetlands Park heading towards Lake Mead. Great weekend for this ride, fees are waived on this day at Lake Mead Recreation area. Questions call Leanne 218-1504
April 20: Sunday- 9:00am HAPPY EASTER!!! LVVBC beginners Easter egg ride at a slower pace. Leaving from Einstein’s Bagel on Cheyenne near Durango. Afterwards join club for bagels. Questions call Leanne 218-1504.
April 7, 13, 20, & 27: MONDAY – 6:30 PM ROAD RIDE- Meet at the Westcliff Transit Center Parking Lot (Durango Rd and Westcliff Ave) for a 15 mile easy paced ride. You MUST have 2 lights; a headlight and a tail light. NO EXCEPTIONS! Call Leanne 228-4076.
May 21: Wednesday – 7:00 PM Ride of Silence - Meet at the RTC parking lot, 600 Grand Central Parkway. Call Jim at 360-4751 for more information.
Other Event Rides
Saturday April 12, 2014- Henderson Stroll & Roll: WEAR YOUR PURPLE to support Pancreatic Cancer. Free to the public and activities for the entire family. See you there!! http://www.hendersonlive.com/special-events/stroll-n-roll
Saturday April 26, 2014 – Tour de Summerlin – 100-mile, 75-mile and 40-mile routes. Register before April 1st for discounted rates. www.tourdesummerlin.com
Saturday May 3, 2014 - Tour de Cure a ride to benefit the American Diabetes Association. Route options 100 mi, 65 mi, 35 mi, and 20 mi. Join Team Leader Tim Williams by signing up at www.diabetes.org/tourvegas .Use Promo Code EVENT10 for $10 registration, $200 minimum Ride Fundraising Fee.
May 23rd to May 26th - 50th Annual Great Western Bike Rally – Paso Robles CA http://www.greatwesternbicyclerally.com/ 30 Scenic Rides, Group Rides, Century Ride, Metric Century Ride, Velo de Femme, Hill Climb and Time Trial competitions all set in beautiful Central California Wine Country. There is a group from Las Vegas already committed to riding in this event. Call Leanne for more information 228-4076
Saturday, September 6, 2014 – 5th Annual Pedal to the Medal to benefit Special Olympics Nevada. Options include 100 mi, 50 mi, 25 mi,www.PedalToTheMedalLasVegas.com
When: May 21, 2014 at 7:00 PM
(Southern Hemisphere and preferred rain date/ time: Sat. May 24th 10:00 AM)
WHERE: Hundreds of locations world wide
Join cyclists worldwide in a silent slow-paced ride (max. 12 mph/20 kph) in honor of those who have been injured or killed while cycling on public roadways.
WHY DOES THIS ORGANIZATION EXIST?
•To HONOR those who have been injured or killed
•To RAISE AWARENESS that we are here
•To ask that we all SHARE THE ROAD
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