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More Miles – 2/28 Route Update

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ROCers.. The Colossal Cave/Pistol Hill route has a race on it this Sunday.  Let’s hold off on riding that route for another week and ride the following instead.  Yes, just as challenging (~55 miles)! Route:  Starts at Mona’s Bakery (NE corner of Swan/Sunrise) at 8am. Mona’s to Swan.  Swan north to Skyline.  Skyline west to Ina.  Ina west to La …

Tour de Bisbee Update

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ROCers..  This weekend’s Tour de Bisbee has been cancelled.  Instead, plans are being made to meet and ride with GABA on the exact some course on Sat/Sun March 19th and 2oth.  Check the link below for more details.  Hotel reservations required. http://www.bikegaba.org/content.aspx?page_id=22&club_id=307669&module_id=137249 If you’re interested in going, please RSVP so we can plan to meet and ride together accordingly. RIDE …

More Miles

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ROCers…   Clip in!  We are headed east by southeast this Sunday.  Join us at Starbuck’s on the SW corner of Broadway and Houghton at 8am for another long and steady ~55 mile ride.  Every ride stronger!! Starbuck’s east to Freeman.  Freeman south to Old Spanish Trail.  OST to Pistol Hill.  Pistol hill  to E. Colossal Cave Road.  E. Colossal Cave …

More Miles

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ROCers..  Join us this Sunday, 1/21 for a long, steady ride (~60 miles) out to Saddlebrooke and back via the newly paved and wicked fast pavement along Oracle Road.  The ride leaves from Brewd Coffee at 8am.  See you there! Brewd north to Sunrise.  Sunrise west to Ina.  Ina west to La Canada.  La Canada north to Tangerine.  Tangerine east …

ROC Around the Block

In Announcements, Team Rides by Dean Drawbaugh1 Comment

ROCers..  Week 1 was a success!  We were 5 riders strong and each one of got just a little bit stronger.  If not mentally, certainly physically!  Join us and get your ride on again this Thursday starting at Fini’s Landing at 5pm.  Join us for 1 lap, 2 lap, or even 3.  After all, it’s your ride!  Or, join us for …

24 Hours in the Old Pueblo Update

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ROCers.. If you’re planning to join us and head out to the 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo event, we are now meeting at 11am, instead of 12 pm, at Beyond Bread (Ina/Oracle) this Saturday, February 13th.  From there, we’ll carpool and head out to the course where we’ll spend the afternoon.  There’s no cost to get in and I can guarantee …

More Miles

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ROCers..  It’s Bike Time!  Join us for More Miles and the Farmland 50+ in reverse this Sunday.  The ride leaves from Starbuck’s at Ina/Oracle at 8am. Route:  West on Ina to La Canada.  La Canada north to Moore.  Moore west to Twin Peaks.  Twin Peaks south and under I-10 to Sandario.  Sandario NW to Avra Valley Rd.  Avra Valley Rd. west to Sanders. …

24 Hours in the Old Pueblo Update

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ROCers.. In addition to fellow ROCers riding in the upcoming 24 hour event, El Grupo will also have a number of teams and kids riding in the event as well.  If you have time to volunteer, El Grupo would love to have your support.  Please visit the link below for volunteer shifts and duties from 2/11-2/14.  Many hands make light work! …

24 Hours in the Old Pueblo

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ROCers.. Join us on Saturday, February 13th for a Tucson original.  The 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo is a long-standing, 17 year, overnight mountain biking event held on a 16 mile single track course out in the middle of the Sonoran Desert!  Check it all out at EpicRides.com. Better yet, quite a few of our fellow ROCers will be riding in the …

ROC Around the Block

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WHOA!!  Wait!!  ROC what??  It’s new.  It’s mid-week.  It’s hilly.  It’s gonna ROC!! Join a few fellow ROCers for a new weekly ride starting Thursday, 2/11 at 5pm at Fini’s Landing in the NW corner of Swan/Sunrise and take advantage of some quality “Hill Work”.  Not just any old hill work, 2 laps from Swan/Sunrise to Sunrise/Craycroft to Craycroft/River to River/Swan to …

More Miles

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ROCers..  It’s Bike Time!  Join us for More Miles this Sunday.  The Farmland 40 + La Canada (50+ miles) leaves from Starbuck’s at Ina/Oracle at 830am. Route:  West on Ina to La Canada.  La Canada north to Moore.  Moore west to Twin Peaks.  Twin Peaks south to Tangerine.  Tangerine west under the freeway to Sanders Rd.  Sanders Rd. north to …