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ROC Riders!! Great to see so many new riders and so many returning ROC riders with us last week.  Welcome and thanks for joining us!  We hope you enjoy the ride and all that ROC offers in support of our community and local charity. This Sunday’s ride will make its way out west with a quick run to the airport!  Please look …

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ROC Riders.. This Sunday’s ride leaves from team sponsor, Crossroads Coffee, at 8am. Ride Route:  Tanque Verde east to Houghton, Houghton south to Speedway, Speedway west to Harrison, Harrison south to Golf Links, GL east to Houghton, Houghton south to Escalante, Escalante east to Old Spanish Trail, OST to Camino Loma Alta, CLA south to Colossal Cave Road, east on …

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ROC Riders.. For those available to volunteer at the Tucson Bicycle Classic this past weekend, thank you very much!!  Quite a turnout and local cycling event!  Kudos to the event organizers and everyone involved in making it happen while showcasing Tucson, AZ all along the way. For those not taking part in the Tucson Gran Fondo, please join us this Sunday …

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More Miles + TBC

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Teammates.. Ride On Cycling’s cornerstones are Community, Charity and Camaraderie.  I think we do an outstanding job of living and riding into that mission as individuals and as a team.  Thank you. With beautiful weather forecasted for this weekend, we have a great opportunity to get out in the community on bikes and in support of local cycling via the Tucson …

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ROC Ride Update

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Team.. After an exceptionally wet winter storm and with the best interest of the trails in mind, this Sunday’s (2/24) mountain bike ride has been rerouted.  Please plan to meet for a road bike ride starting from Mona’s Danish Bakery at 930am instead. RIDE ON!!

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MTB Miles

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ROC Riders.. First, congratulations to the ROC Hoppers and Deb Huie for their accomplishments at the 24 Hours in the Old Pueblo.  Despite the cold and windy conditions, our teammates prevailed! Ride Route:  This Sunday’s ride will be ROC’s first team mountain bike ride.  The ride will start at the Sweetwater trailhead at 900am.  As it’s our first, we’ll do our …

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More Miles

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ROC Riders… Time for More Miles!  For those in need, please join this Sunday’s ride leaving from team sponsor, Crossroads Coffee Company, at 9am.  Fellow ROCkers Karen Schwartz and Steve Kazen will be leading this week’s ride. Ride Route:  Tanque Verde east to Houghton, Houghton south to Speedway, Speedway west to Harrison, Harrison south to Golf Links, GL east to …

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Welcome Back to Ride On Cycling – Part II

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Welcome Back!! Albeit cooler temps, come join the team ride this Sunday at 830am at the Ina/Oracle Starbucks for some more miles! Ride Route:  Starbucks east on Ina to Campbell.  Campbell south to River.  River west to La Canada, La Canada north to Tangerine, Tangerine to Innovation Park, Innovation Park to Rancho Vistoso Blvd.  At the  RVB and Innovation Park …

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ROC Ride Canceled

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Riders.. Apologies for the late notice.  I never like to cancel a ride, but too many west and mid-town reports saying it’s raining.  The pattern is moving east and says 50% chance of rain until mid-afternoon.  Same ride, same route, same cool people next week! For those of you who ride to drink coffee and enjoy a homemade scone, I’ll be …

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Welcome Back to Ride On Cycling – 2019

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ROC Riders!! It’s bike time!  Join us as we clip in for another year full of Community, Charity, Camaraderie and in support of Tucson’s very own El Grupo Youth Cycling.  With a few exciting changes to our team structure and weekly ride format, I’m eager to get back in the saddle and log some More Miles with you! Our first team ride …

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2018 Team Kits and Fundraising Kickoff Party

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ROC Riders! 2018 Team Kits and Fundraising Kickoff Party:  Yes, another party!  Please join the team at the Union Public House this Saturday night, July 21st, 500-730pm, to pick up your new ROCkin’ team kit, kickoff the upcoming fundraising season, and share an adult beverage or two!  All are welcome.  Bring a friend and a few dollars for a few crafty RAFFLE …

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More Miles – TDF Style

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ROC Riders and TDF Partyers! Not just a solid set of more miles this week, but a post-ride Tour de France brunch/potluck and pool party!  Please plan to bring something to share with the team. This week’s ride will leave from the home of fellow ROC rider, Natalie O’farrell, at 630am for a west side route followed by a cool dip in …