(seventh annual charity)
Sunday, August 11th, 2019
If you are interested in making a donation directly to Wanda, regardless of participation in the ride; please, donate through Wanda's Go Fund Me webpage.
We are donating all the ride organizing, food, and insurance; so, all registration money goes directly to Wanda!
Registration fees have increased $10-per-registration on Friday August 9th.
Please, register in-advance online; or, in-person at check-in on Sunday.
Rally for all three routes is in the courtyard of Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center, 925 E. Harmony Road, (west of S. Lemay Avenue), Fort Collins, 80525.
People who are not already members receive a complimentary one-year-membership in Fort Collins Cycling Club.
Advance-paced or Moderate-paced, Long-distance route briefing at 8 AM; then, depart a short time later on our 64-miler with 2400-feet-vertical: ... three Horsetooth Reservoir dams; ... most of the Bellvue 'loop', past Morning Fresh Dairy/Howling Cow Cafe; ... Laporte (aid station at Lions Open Space Park); ... Colorado 1; Wellington (aid station at Centennial Park); ... Timberline Road; ... Timnath (stop for a break at Timnath Community Park); ....
Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/27255051
Ride Starter-Leaders: Marty Ditzel for the advance-paced; and, Mike Farrell for the moderate-paced.
Support-And-Gear (SAG): Trek of Fort Collins.
Two aid stations are to be provided.
Moderate-paced, Moderate-distance route briefing at 9:30 AM; then, depart a short time later on our 34-miler with 1220-feet-vertical: ... Fossil Creek Trail, path to-and-through Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area; ... Overland Trail street; Bingham Hill Road; Bellvue; past Morning Fresh Dairy/Howling Cow Cafe; ... Laporte (aid station at Lions Open Space Park); ... back via Fossil Creek Trail path; ....
Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/23129883
Ride Starter-Leader: Michael Strom
Route Sweeper: Amy Ehrenberger
Support-And-Gear (SAG): Joe Collins.
One aid station in Lion Open Space Park, Laporte, is to be provided.
Easy-paced, Short-distance route briefing at 10 AM; then, depart a short time later on our 11-miler with 370-feet-vertical, a counterclockwise, westerly loop: Harmony Market Shopping Center; ... Wabash Street; ... Horsetooth Road; ... Cathy Fromme Prairie Natural Area; Fossil_Creek_Trail; ... back.
Route map: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29701167
Ride Starter and Route Leader: Ana Espinoza.
Après-bike: a buffet-style lunch provided by Ryan's Sports Grill, Harmony Market Shopping Center (HMSC), 925 E. Harmony Road, 11:30 AM to 2:00 PM.