Monthly Archives: May 2016

Utica Wednesday Rides

Starting Wednesday, June 1 through August 10,  Tom Moore is planning on leading a Slow and Easy Ride.  The rides start at 6:15 PM.  Come out and join one of the groups!

 Please contact Terry Eskuchen at Ltesk@comcast.net if you would like to lead a Utica Wednesday Night Ride this season.

Utica Park area is mostly moderate terrain

  • Slow and Easy (Moderate is 8 – 10 mph)
  • C (Moderate is 10 – 12 mph)
  • CC (Moderate is 12 -14 mph)
  • B (Moderate is 14-16 mp)

The Ride of Silence – May 18, 2016 – Start changed to Monocacy Middle!

When:  Wednesday, May 18, 2016 (Meet at 6:30 PM for a 6:45 PM ride start)

Where:  Monocacy Middle School, 8009 O’Possumtown Pike, Frederick, MD  21702

Description

Ride of Silence Pace-ALL 10 miles, Note- This ride will replace the regular Utica Park Ride. The Frederick Pedalers will participate in the national Ride of Silence by leading a ride in Frederick. Please see the Ride of Silence website for details about this ride. Join us as we raise cycling awareness during Bike Safety Month and honor those cyclists who have been injured or killed on our nation’s roads. This ride will proceed in silent memorial at no more than 12 mph through the streets of downtown Frederick obeying all laws and traffic controls to demonstrate cyclists intent to safely share the road with other vehicles. Please arrive and be ready for pre-ride instructions at 6:30 PM as we will try to depart promptly at 6:45 PM. Ride Leader – Bill Smith

Hills and Pacelines

When: Every Tuesday starting May 10, 2016

Where: Utica Park

Length: 27 – 30 miles at a B pace

Leader: Bill Smith <smith.william0214@gmail.com>

Ride Description: Hills and Pacelines returns again this year.   This ride will be 30 miles until the bridge on Catoctin Hollow Road is completed; then it will be back to 27.  There will be several regrouping points; those in attendance are encouraged to ride as a team – until the last mile when all bets are off.

Utica Park Wednesday Rides Reminder – 6:15 PM now through August

On Wednesday, April 6, 2016 the “Utica Park Wednesday Night Rides” return for the season.  In April and September, the ride starts at 6:00 PM.  In May, June, July and August, the ride starts at 6:15 PM.   We would like to have four different rides on Wednesday nights.

 Please contact Terry Eskuchen at Ltesk@comcast.net if you would like to lead a Utica Wednesday Night Ride this season.

Utica Park area is mostly moderate terrain

  • Slow and Easy (Moderate is 8 – 10 mph)
  • C (Moderate is 10 – 12 mph)
  • CC (Moderate is 12 -14 mph)
  • B (Moderate is 14-16 mp)