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6th Annual Over and Back Gates Pass

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Happy New Year, ROC Riders!! In its 6th year, clip in to join Ride On Cycling’s Over and Back Gates Pass ride this Sunday, January 5th.  The ride starts and finishes downtown from ROC sponsor, Batch Cafe & Bar, at 930am.  Good bourbon, beer, eats and DONUTS to follow!! This year’s ride highlights include McCain Loop, A-Mountain and COFFEE courtesy …

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End of Year Celebration

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Teammates.. Quick reminder this Sunday, 12/15 is our End of Year Celebration at 3:30pm at Bear Canyon Pizza.  Nothing formal, just a meet up to celebrate all you’ve accomplished and given this year.  If you have the opportunity to stop by, please RSVP. **If you recently ordered new team gear, please make plans to pick it up. RIDE ON!! ************************************* …

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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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More Miles

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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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More Miles

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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.. 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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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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More Miles

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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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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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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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More Miles

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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. …