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Happy Thanksgiving

In Announcements, Community Events, Team Rides by Dean DrawbaughLeave a Comment

Friends and Fellow Riders.. Happy Thanksgiving to you and your families.  Near or far, I hope you have an opportunity to get together and be thankful for all that we have. Speaking of giving thanks, thank you for a most memorable 35th Annual El Tour de Tucson!  Having 18 riders start, safely finish, and in continued support of our mantra, Community, …

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ROCkers and ROCkstars.. The 35th Annual El Tour de Tucson is here!  Time to RIDE ON!! For those riding in the 54 mile event, let’s make plans to group up between 930-945am at the front of the starting line.  As in past years and a “spirited effort” up Swan, we’ll settle in to a strong and steady pace as we march towards …

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ROC Riders! Was that a party or what??!  If you missed it, this year’s El Grupo Fundraiser Dinner and Silent Auction was far beyond successful!  Thank you, Karen Schwartz, for organizing a very thoughtful and generous fundraiser on behalf of El Grupo Youth Cycling.  And, thank you ROC Riders for helping to promote and supporting such a rewarding event. 35th …

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ROC Riders! It’s here!  The 3rd Annual El Grupo Fundraiser Dinner and Silent Auction is this Saturday night, November 4th at the home of fellow ROCker, Karen Schwartz.  Can you be there?  Do you have a friend or two who likes a home cooked Italian dinner, sinful desserts, beyond good wine, and options to bid on a table full of very …

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ROC.. Wheels are turning!  Along with our fundraising, LOTS of events and plenty of miles to ride before the end of the year!! Upcoming Special Events Saturday, 10/21:  Ride On Cycling Percentage Night – Join the team at the Catalina Brewing Company from 4-8pm and have a portion of your purchase donated directly to El Grupo Youth Cycling.  Spread the …

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Ride On Cycling Percentage Night

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ROC Riders! WoW!  What a great Fondo and what great team participation.  Thank you for being part of a special day for El Grupo and helping support such a worthy cause. Next Up – Ride On Cycling’s Percentage Night at the Catalina Brewing Company!!  What’s that you say??  Well, join the team and invite as many neighbors, friends, family and …

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ROC Riders Unite! Congratulations, Ride On Cycling!!  Currently, ROC riders and your supporting friends and family have raised over $15,000 in support of El Grupo Youth Cycling.  Thank you one and all!!  As we close in on El Tour de Tucson and the end of our “fundraising season”, can we hit the $25,000 mark??  Please don’t forget El Grupo’s newly acquired Tax …

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In Announcements, Team Rides by Dean Drawbaugh1 Comment

ROCkers and ROCkstars! I’ve seen the fitness and more and more ROC riders turning the cranks on Sunday mornings as well as adding quality miles throughout the week.  Very cool!  And, through your referral, a few new riders have joined the team as well.  Even cooler!! This week’s ride will leave from Gavi at Kolb/Sunrise at 7am.  We’ll have speedy …

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El Grupo Fall Fondo

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Fellow ROC Riders.. It’s that time of year for yet another memorable Ride On Cycling annual event.  Come join the team this Sunday, October 15th and help support El Grupo Youth Cycling’s Fall Fondo!  Plan to meet at the El Grupo clubhouse for pre-ride and post-ride festivities.  Long Course (75 miles) check-in starts at 7:00am with a departure window between 7:30-8 am.  Other distances …

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ROC Riders!! This Sunday’s ride, with the helpful guidance and leadership of fellow ROCkstar, Pam Patterson, will leave from Beyond Bread at Oracle/Ina at 630am and make its way to the Biosphere.  Clip in for some quality miles in preparation for the upcoming El Tour de Tucson!! 35th Annual El Tour de Tucson If you’re making plans to ride in …

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ROC Riders.. This week’s ride will roll out from Beyond Bread at Ina/Oracle at 630am and will be an out and back route to the Ritz Carlton via La Canada to Orange Grove to Silverbell to Twin Peaks and up to the Ritz.  Reverse the route to head back to COFFEE! Check out the dates below for our upcoming Special …

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ROC Riders! Unless you’re joining us in the cool pines in Flagstaff, AZ this Saturday and Sunday for the Taylor House Charity Ride or a climb to the top of Snow Bowl, there is no team ride this Sunday.  If you’re interested in joining those of who are going, please email me. Upcoming Special Event Saturday, July 29th, 6-9pm:  2017 Ride …