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End of Year Celebration

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ROC Riders!! WHAT A YEAR!!  Backed by 14 super cool team sponsors and 25 team members, I’m proud to say Ride On Cycling has raised and donated $17,106 to El Grupo Youth Cycling this year.  Goal set and met!  WHOA!!  Many thanks to each of you for being a part of the team and so generously supporting El Grupo Youth Cycling. If you’re …

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More MTB Miles

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ROC Riders.. Back to sunshine and blue skies just in time for El Tour de Tucson!  Best of rides to everyone.  May the roads be clear, your wheels be fast and your ride be safe. *Please take note.  With the end of our 2019 season fast approaching, ROC will be on “holiday” from December 1st through January 31st.  There will be …

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ROC Riders..   Its been awhile since we’ve rode out west, visited the San Xavier Mission and made our way over Gates Pass.  I say, let’s GO!  This Sunday’s ride will start from Hotel Congress at 8am. A and B Weekly Ride Route:   From Hotel Congress, west on Congress to A Mountain, a quick climb here en route to climbing the …

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ROC Riders.. Great to see so many ROC riders out and supporting the Mt. Lemmon Gravel Grinder and the El Grupo Fall Fondo this past weekend.  Thank you!  Since we missed the team’s monthly mtb ride on Sunday, let’s hit the dirt this Sunday! *Interested in a cool road ride with some great scenery?  Check in with Sabino Cycles as they make their …

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ROCkers and ROCkstars.. Seems like the right weekend for breakfast on the patio at North!  Please join the team at La Encantada’s North restaurant at 730am for our weekly Sunday ride.  Yes, they have Bombolini’s! A and B Ride Routes: From North, east on Sunrise to Pontatoc, Pontatoc south to River, River west to La Canada, La Canada north to …

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Sponsor Night – Tucson Hop Shop

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ROC Riders! Quick heads up and email reminder that this Thursday night, 10/17, at 6-ish pm is ROC’s monthly Sponsor Night at the Tucson Hop Shop.  Any and all are invited and welcome.  Stop by and say hello! Monthly Sponsor Nights: – First Wednesday of each month at Batch Cafe & Bar / 6-ish / All are welcome! – Third …

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ROCkers and ROCkstars.. It’s time to make the doughnut run!  This Sunday’s team ride rolls out from the Dunkin’ Donuts on the northwest corner of Harrison and Broadway at 7am. A and B Ride Routes:  From DD, due south on Harrison to the Loop.  Follow the Loop into Rita Ranch.  Exit right on Rita Rd to the westbound Julian Wash entry. …

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ROC Riders.. This week’s team ride is on Saturday and starts from University and Euclid at 545am.  From here, join the Old Man Shoot Out for whichever route and distance works best for you.  Other options are to peel off from the main group on Ajo before the ride speeds up and ride over to McCain Loop, backside of Gates Pass, etc. …

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ROC Riders.. It’s time to mountain bike!  Join the team this Sunday at 630am at the NE corner of the Safeway parking lot at Nexus and Valencia.  From here, we’ll make and ride our way through the multiple trails and connections throughout Fantasy Island.   Team News: Save the Date:  Sunday, September 29th ROC rides with El Grupo!  Details to …

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ROC Riders.. Join the team this Sunday at Whole Foods on River/Craycroft at 630am for a westwardly ride with BONUS options. A and B Ride Routes:  From Whole Foods, north on Craycroft to Sunrise, west on Sunrise to La Canada, La Canada north to Tangerine, Tangerine east to Innovation Park, Innovation Park north to Rancho Vistoso Blvd., U-turn at RVB …

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ROC Riders.. While I’m on travel this week, suggesting a ride to the airport!  Join the team ride from Starbuck’s at Oracle and Ina this Sunday at 630am. A and B Ride Route:  From Starbuck’s, west on Ina to La Canada, La Canada south to Orange Grove, Orange Grove west and under I-10 to the frontage road, frontage road south …

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ROC Riders.. Here we are, 16 weeks until the 37th Annual El Tour de Tucson!  With that, let’s work to turn our collective energy towards how we can support each other reach and surpass our individual and team fundraising goals.  Have an idea?  Let’s do it! Ride Route:  In lieu of the OMSO on Saturday, this week’s ride will be on Sunday …