Day: June 1, 2019

This Week’s Rides

We have a couple of humdingers scheduled this week.

Tuesday June 4th.

Providence to Woonsocket, R.I.

This is a 37 mile round trip relatively flat ride.  21 miles on the Blackstone Bike Path. and 16 miles on a combination of path and city streets.

Meet at Fort Hill Parking lot for an 8:30 AM start. Search for directions to intersection of Mercer Street and Veterans Memorial Parkway in East Providence through Google Maps or GPS. (1 Mercer St.) Parking is overlooking the river on the West side of the highway.

CLICK HERE for the GPS route. You can download the route to your device from the link.


Thursday Night Ride with the Mayor of Providence

We will leave Ft. Hill at 6 PM for the three mile ride to Burnside Park.

See above to directions to Fort Hill

Set your GPS to 40 Kennedy Plaza, Providence, RI . for directions to Burnside Park.

Shakedown Ride For The Summer Tour

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Tuned up the touring bike and went for a shakedown ride. #3 son and I will be riding the Erie Canal (Buffalo to Albany) in a little over a month. He is training a lot more than I, racing in the Driveway Series on Thursday nights.

My neighbor started a bike club in her grade school where she teaches. Today there were in excess of 20 kids riding to school