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ROC Riders.. Whether it was mountain biking or mountain to mountain-ing, lots of quality miles put in last Sunday.  Great to see.  This week, something a bit new!  This Sunday’s ride starts from the Gavi restaurant on the southwest corner of Kolb and Sunrise at 8am. **Quick shout out and warm welcome to Edmund Marquez and Allstate Insurance as they join Ride …

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ROC Riders.. Lotta quality cycling and community involvement opportunities to be had this weekend.  Very cool!  All part of our Community, Charity, Camaraderie charter.  Thank you for joining where you can! Weekly Ride: For those registered, this week’s Sunday ride will have us joining the El Grupo Fall Fondo Fundraiser. With Fun, Short and Long courses starting from the clubhouse as early …

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Mt. Lemmon Gravel Grinder – Team Volunteer Opportunity

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Teammates.. The Mt. Lemmon Gravel Grinder is on Saturday, October 26th.  With a few of our very own ROC riders participating, it’s a challenging event with multiple distances.  They could use our support!  And, if you’ve never experienced Mt. Lemmon from the back side, here’s your chance. https://www.mtlemmongravelgrinder.com As part of Ride On Cycling’s commitment to volunteer and support our community twice annually, please …

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ROCkers and ROCkstars.. Such a cool and energetic ride with El Grupo Youth Cycling last Sunday.  For those who were able to attend, thank you for joining.  It’s great to be able to ride with and see first hand just who we’re supporting as well as how the teams are organized and coached.  As we approach our individual fundraising campaigns and continue …

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More MTB Miles

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ROC Riders!! Since we are scheduled to ride with El Grupo the last Sunday of this month, let’s move the monthly mtb ride forward a week so we can do both! Ride Route:  This Sunday’s ride will be a mtb ride starting from the Hohokam Trail parking area off of Aqua Verde Road at 730am.  From here, we’ll find our way …

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ROC Riders.. I’ll be out of town the next two Sundays.  Ride start locations and times for the next two weeks below.  Routes can be determined day of.   Enjoy the ride and cooler temps! 9/8 – A and B ride routes will start from Whole Foods at River and Craycroft at 630am.  Based on who’s available to ride, the group …

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2019 GEARage Sale Results

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ROC Riders.. As the 2019 GEARage sale comes to a close, please see Rip’s note below.  Having only witnessed a portion of this creative fundraiser and undertaking, it’s a HUGE accomplishment!!  Thank you, Rip, for giving your time and energy so generously to El Grupo Youth Cycling. ******* Hello fellow ROC Riders, Last year’s GEARage Sale raised over $1,200 for …

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ROC Riders.. Not one but TWO ride options this Sunday! Option 1 – Meet at Brewd Coffee at 630am.  Ride route heads north on Sabino Canyon to Sunrise.  West on Sunrise to Ina to La Canada.  North on La Canada to Tangerine.  Tangerine east to Innovation Park.  Innovation Park to Rancho Vistoso Blvd.  Make a U-turn at Rancho Vistoso Blvd …

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More Miles – Madera Canyon

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ROC Riders.. May is for Mountains – Madera Canyon This Sunday’s ride will start at 730am and leave from the Fry’s parking lot (15950 South Rancho Sahuarita Blvd) in Sahuarita, AZ.  From here, we’ll set an out and back route to the top of Madera Canyon.  If I remember right, there’s a Dunkin’ Donut’s in Sahuarita for a little post ride get together …

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More Miles – Mt. Hopkins

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ROC Riders.. Something new this Sunday.  Please grab your gravel or mountain bike for the prelude ride to May is for Mountains and a climb on Mt. Hopkins!  Never been?  Me either!  Need a bike?  Check with Fair Wheel Bikes for a loaner? Ride Route:  Plan to meet in Amado, AZ at the Firefly Restaurant, 3001 E. Frontage Road, at …

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ROC Riders.. Easter Sunday:  No scheduled ROC ride. Team Gear:  T-Shirts and Hats available now!  Please place your order by Monday, 4/22. May is for Mountains Schedule:  It’s time to climb!  Pick one or conquer ’em all! ROC welcomes a piece of Mt. Hopkins this year as an early preview of climbs to come.  How about a South Mountain time …