Click for pictures from the 2008 Big Ride

Group Rides in Chatham-Kent in 2010

Note: Join the Chatham-Kent Community Cycling Group at
http://lists.ncf.ca/mailman/listinfo/ckcycle.
Lots of current ride news, links to other cyclists, and it's free!

Tuesday Evening Sportif ride :
This group consist of Tri-athletes, Road/Mountain Bike Racers and Ordinary people that can ride FAST.
Average speeds: 30+ km/hr reaching speeds at times of 45+ km/hr
Distances of Rides: up to 45+ KM's
Meet up Location and Time: Every Tuesday's 6:15pm @ Smith Cycles Parking Lot. 181 Thames St, Chatham ON

Wednesday Evening Leisure ride :
This group is strictly for casual rides.
Average speeds: 23+km/hr reaching faster speeds at times
Distances of Rides: 10 to 40+ KM's
Meet up Location and Time: Every Wednesday's 6:30pm @ Competitive Edge Health and Fitness, 80 Keil Drive S, Chatham ON

Routes vary and are planned for a return to the starting point by before sunset.

Sunday Morning Leisure ride with a Breakfast Stop :
This group is strictly for casual rides.
Average speeds: 23+km/hr reaching faster speeds at times
Distances of Rides: 50 to 60KM's
Meet up Location and Time: Every Sunday's 8am @ Competitive Edge Health and Fitness, 80 Keil Drive S, Chatham ON
** Bring $10 in cash as not all places accept debit **
Here are some of the locations where we stop for our rides;
+ Mitchell's Bay - Parkside Restaurant
+ Lighthouse - Cove Marina
+ Deer Run Golf Course off Bloomfield & Talbot

Special Event Rides

Wednesday May 19: Ride of Silence  
http://www.rideofsilence.org/main.php
Start: 7:00 PM from Unioin Gas Keil Drive parking lot.
Slow silent ride through the cityto commemorate C-K cyclists killed and injured intraffic accidents.
Ride is expected to take about an hour. No charge.


Sunday June 6 :Trot to the Beach  (click for details and registration)– Blenheim to Erieau This isn't a ride, but a great run/walk event.

Saturday June 12: Rotary River Ride (Fourth annual) (Click for details and registration)

Sunday June 13: Bike The Bridge http://bikethebridge2010.eventbrite.com/(Click for details and registration)

July

July 24 - 25, 150km - MS Grand Bend to London (minimum $390 includes registration fee) http://www.mssociety.ca/omtario/bike_grandbend.htm.
There is a group going from Chatham and they are organizing fundraising.
See http://lists.ncf.ca/mailman/listinfo/ckcycle for ongoing arrangements.